Rhode Island - Staff physical activity: Standard

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State law addresses providing physical activity opportunities for school staff.

State of Rhode Island General Laws § 16-7.1-2. Accountability for student performance.

(h) All strategic plans shall include strategies to decrease obesity and improve the health and wellness of students and employees through nutrition, physical activity, health education, and physical education. Said strategies shall be submitted by May 1st of each year to the Rhode Island department of elementary and secondary education and the Rhode Island department of health.

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