Ohio - National PE Standards: Standards

Area: 
Standards
Policy Type: 
statute; standard
Summary: 

State law addresses National Physical Education Standards as a guide for providing PE or includes a list of all National PE standards without mentioning the standards by name.

Ohio Revised Code 3301.079 Academic standards - model curriculum.

(3) The state board shall adopt the most recent standards developed by the national association for sport and physical education for physical education in grades kindergarten through twelve or shall adopt its own standards for physical education in those grades and revise and update them periodically. The department of education shall employ a full-time physical education coordinator to provide guidance and technical assistance to districts, community schools, and STEM schools in implementing the physical education standards adopted under this division. The superintendent of public instruction shall determine that the person employed as coordinator is qualified for the position, as demonstrated by possessing an adequate combination of education, license, and experience.


Ohio Physical Education Standards

A physically literate individual…

STANDARD 1
Demonstrates competency in a variety of motor skills and movement patterns.

STANDARD 2
Applies knowledge of concepts, principles, strategies and tactics related to movement and performance.

STANDARD 3
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to achieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity and ftness.

STANDARD 4
Exhibits responsible, personal and social behavior that respects self and others.

STANDARD 5
Recognizes the value of physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression and/or social interaction.
Ohio Department of Education

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