Physical Education

Philippine Physical Education in the Information Age: Major Upgrade Needed

By Erick Fabian, Sr. Physical education (PE) in the Philippines has seen a significant decline, having taken a backseat when it comes to national priority, as well as being severely affected by the onset of a rapidly changing youth culture immersed in mobile technology and social media. Necessary steps have been taken, but other countries …

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[VIDEO] TED Talk on Naperville: Want Smarter, Healthier Kids? Try Physical Education!

Quality, daily physical education in schools not only reduces obesity amongst our children, but it improves academic performance. With more than 40 years in the field of education, Zientarski has created a highly successful program called the Learning Readiness Physical Education (LRPE) program at Naperville Central High School. The program has produced such dramatic improvements …

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Better Sports Education for Future World-Class Filipino Athletes

By Dean Philip Ella Juico, De La Salle University Manila Back in 1995, former Philippine Sports Commission chairman Dean Philip Ella Juico discussed the crucial role of physical education and sports development in the country in order to successfully compete globally. Sport Management Council updates and republishes his presentation, showing its substantial relevance even almost …

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