Fit to Learn
Gym Class Is Dead—But Long Live Physical Education
Ingrid Johnson and Mike Ginicola | Principal Leadership Article • January 2019
Students emerge from the locker room in their lime-green trainers, knee-high tube socks, black shorts, and white T-shirt—it’s time for gym class!
By now you’re probably envisioning gym teachers from the many satirical movies that portray physical education class as an environment of jocks versus geeks where only the strong survive. You might even be thinking about your own childhood experiences. In either case, it’s time to ...