School District U-46 is in the process of re-writing its MS and HS Physical Education curriculum to align with new benchmarks developed by the Enhanced Physical Education Task Force and released in August 2013.
The change equates to an overhaul in the philosophy and vision for physical education in the district.
Check back for more information about the new curriculum when it is finished.
Standards Used to Develop Curriculum:
A state report released in August 2013 calls for new benchmarks and strategies to improve and increase physical education classes, noting the latest neuroscience research linking physical activity with academic success.
For more information about the physical education state and national standards used for developing curriculum please click on the links below.
Illinois State Board of Education site here.
Shape America National PE Standards