Illinois Announces Plan to Enhance Physical Education in Schools

Posted on: June 13, 2012

On June 5, 2012, the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE), the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), and the Illinois Public Health Institute (IPHI) released the Illinois Enhanced Physical Education Strategic Plan. The Strategic Plan is a call to action to the education and health advocates and stakeholders to make daily, high-quality physical education a reality for all Illinois K-12 students. It highlights the critical role of local school boards, superintendents, and principals in enhancing P.E. and key opportunities for them to provide leadership.

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