Why PE Matters for School Planning

Why PE Matters for School Planning

Space is a key issue when it comes to providing effective physical education (PE). That’s why we recently celebrated new funding to build space at New York City schools that don’t have any for PE. But overcrowding remains a problem for many schools, and as the...
Victory: Passage of Local Law 102 of 2015

Victory: Passage of Local Law 102 of 2015

Regular Public Reporting on PE Instruction in NYC Schools is Essential Efforts to improve physical education have been hampered by the DOE’s failure to make public, and in many instances even track, basic data. Parents, community members and advocates need to know...

AHA Blog Post: PE Reporting Bill Makes Progress!

by Robin V. on Tuesday, June 9 2015 (original post) This long-awaited legislation will help to address a systemic concern in NYC schools – too few of them are meeting the state requirements for physical education. According to American Heart Association...