Resources for PE Teachers

Professional OrganizationsWebsitePurpose
AAHPERDhttp://www.aahperd.orgNational organization for PE, Health teachers
CDChttp://www.cdc.govGovernment website for all things health and physical activity related
Cooper Institutehttp://www.cooperinst.orgScientific research on health and preventive medicine, makers of Fitnessgram
National Foundation on Fitness, Sports and Nutritionhttp://www.Partnership with President’s Council, provider of services
Presidents Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition website with resources, stats and more
Robert Woods Johnson Foundationhttp://www.rwjf.orgFoundation to improve health and health care of all Americans
USOE State Office of Education PE Website
PE WebsitesWebsitePurpose
PE Centralhttp://pecentral.comLesson plans, equipment, adapted ideas
PE Linkshttp://www.pelinks4u.orgComprehensive PE website
Brain Breakshttp://www.brain-breaks.comClassroom energizers
Eat Smarthttp://www.eatsmartmovemorenc.comClassroom energizers
Health Tipshttp://www.healthetips.comOne minute energizers, healthy tips
PE Ganghttp://www.pegang.comIdeas and games for being active
US Gameshttp://www.usgames.comEquipment
Human Kineticshttp://www.humankinetics.comPublisher of PE/Fitness books, materials
School ProgramsWebsitePurpose
Let’s Move, Active Schoolshttp://www.letsmoveschools.orgSchool wide program to increase physical activity before, during and after school
Fuel up to Play 60http://www.fueluptoplay60.comSchool program to help kids be active 60 minutes per day
Mighty Milers running program to increase physical activity
Presidential Youth Fitness Program fitness recognition program based on Fitnessgram testing
Jump Rope 4 Heart jump roping program
FitnessgramCriterion referenced exam for 5 components of physical fitness
Sparkhttp://www.sparkpe.orgSimple, complete PE curriculum