Illinois State Board of Education | Enhancing physical education in Illinois: how investing in P.E. yields higher achievers
Enhancing P.E. and physical activity during the school day lead to better learners, better behavior in the classroom, and better student health. Enhancing P.E. entails changing policies, practices, and curricula so that students spend more time in moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA) during each class. Schools will see a return on investment on the dollars and time dedicated to P.E. and physical activity. Continue.