From the President

Spring Renewal: Next Strategic Steps for PHE Canada

(Free) Our new strategic plan will help us plant more seeds and cultivate more diversity, into the future.

In this Issue: Energize with New Ideas

(Free) From incorporating fitness trackers into a PE program to bringing mindfulness into teaching practices, it's an issue packed with fresh inspiration.
Peer Reviewed

Student Teachers’ Perceptions of Teaching Elementary Physical Education

(Premium) A study of teachers in a four-year elementary education degree program reveals their degree of readiness, their concerns and their discomforts when it comes to teaching elementary PE.

Community Leader Spotlight: Brian Lewis

(Premium) Co-founder of not-for-profit organization, Growing Young Movers, doctoral candidate and PHE Canada board member Brian Lewis shares what drives and inspires him.

Educating Today’s Children Through the Lens of Mindfulness

(Premium) A look at mindfulness training in classroom scenarios, to help taechers guide students in managing stress and anxiety.
Healthy School Communities

Success Story: Helping Kids Manage Stress

(Premium) One school board’s experience in building resiliency and promoting mental health.
Teacher to Teacher

Teacher to Teacher: Getting Creative When a Gym is Out of Commission

(Premium) No gym? No problem. One teacher shares smart ideas for meeting curriculum requirements, even without a gymnasium.

Wearable Fitness Trackers Help Manitoba High School Reach Goals

(Premium) Grade 11 and 12 students wear Fitbit bands to track their out-of-class activity, with promising results.