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Physical Education

Physical Education resources for administrators, educators, parents and students on credentialing, physical education courses, exemptions and athletic insurance.

The California Department of Education Report to the Governor and the Legislature (DOCX)
This report summarizes physical education program implementation data that has been collected as a result of Federal Program Monitoring.

Eric Paredes Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act
Public and private school responsibilities under California Education Code 33479-33479.9 in regards to Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention.

Team California for Healthy Kids - Physical Activity/Education
State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tom Torlakson's, Team California for Healthy Kids Campaign

Content Standards
All of the state content standards, including physical education.

Curriculum Frameworks
Guidelines for implementing the content standards adopted by the California State Board of Education that are developed by the Curriculum Development and Supplemental Materials Commission.

Instructional Materials
Information and resources for instructional materials.

Physical Education Exemptions
Information about exempting high school students from PE courses.

Physical Education Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Questions and answers regarding physical education.

Physical Education Monitoring Instrument (PDF)
Instrument used for monitoring legal compliance of physical education programs.

Physical Education Teacher Incentive Program
Frequently Asked Questions.

Physical Fitness Regulations
Regulations for Physical Fitness Test approved by the Office of Administration.

Physical Fitness Testing
Information regarding required physical fitness tests for students in grades 5, 7, and 9.

Questions and Answers Regarding High School PE Exemptions
Frequently asked questions regarding exempting High School students.

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Last Reviewed: Tuesday, January 23, 2018