Report: More PE
The Michigan Fitness Foundation, home of the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports, is pleased to share this information from the recent Institute of Medicine’s report, Educating the Student Body, Taking Physical Activity and Physical Education to School.

Institute of Medicine Calls for More Physical Education, Activity Programs

Policy Change Urged
“The Institute of Medicine’s report urges state legislatures and departments of education to adopt and/or strengthen physical education and recess policies, as well as before-and after- school policies, to meet the goals it outlines.”
-Hellmich, Nanci. More PE, activity programs are need in US, report says. Lansing State Journal. 23 May 2013 <>
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