ERIC Number: EJ402355
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Should Schools Eliminate Mandating Physical Education Classes? Yes: Exercise Student Minds, Not Midriffs.
Kean, Thomas H.
School Administrator, v47 n2 p14,16,20 Jan 1990
Only four states (New Jersey, Illinois, New York, and California) have specific physical education requirements for all grades. This article argues for eliminating mandatory physical education programs as a cost-effective means of increasing instructional time and allowing more parental choice in determining their children's academic schedule. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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