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 Programhttp://www.presidentialyouthfitnessprogram.orgSchool 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