Resources for PE Teachers

Professional Organizations Website Purpose
AAHPERD http://www.aahperd.org National organization for PE, Health teachers
CDC http://www.cdc.gov Government website for all things health and physical activity related
Cooper Institute http://www.cooperinst.org Scientific research on health and preventive medicine, makers of Fitnessgram
National Foundation on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition http://www. Partnership with President’s Council, provider of services
Presidents Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition http://www.fitness.gov Government website with resources, stats and more
Robert Woods Johnson Foundation http://www.rwjf.org Foundation to improve health and health care of all Americans
USOE https://schools.utah.gov/curr/pe Utah State Office of Education PE Website
PE Websites Website Purpose
PE Central http://pecentral.com Lesson plans, equipment, adapted ideas
PE Links http://www.pelinks4u.org Comprehensive PE website
Brain Breaks http://www.brain-breaks.com Classroom energizers
Eat Smart http://www.eatsmartmovemorenc.com Classroom energizers
Health Tips http://www.healthetips.com One minute energizers, healthy tips
PE Gang http://www.pegang.com Ideas and games for being active
Equipment Website Purpose
Gopher http://www.gophersport.com Equipment
Sportime http://catalogs.schoolspecialty.com/3747_ssi_s113/t1.asp Equipment
Flaghouse http://www.flaghouse.com Equipment
Nasco http://www.enasco.com/physicaleducation/ Equipment
Palos http://www.palossports.com Equipment
US Games http://www.usgames.com Equipment
Human Kinetics http://www.humankinetics.com Publisher of PE/Fitness books, materials
School Programs Website Purpose
Let’s Move, Active Schools http://www.letsmoveschools.org School wide program to increase physical activity before, during and after school
Fuel up to Play 60 http://www.fueluptoplay60.com School program to help kids be active 60 minutes per day
Mighty Milers School running program to increase physical activity
Presidential Youth Fitness Program https://pyfp.org/ School fitness recognition program based on Fitnessgram testing
Jump Rope 4 Heart http://www.aahperd.org/jump/ School jump roping program
Assessments/Curriculum Website Purpose
Fitnessgram Criterion referenced exam for 5 components of physical fitness
Spark http://www.sparkpe.org Simple, complete PE curriculum