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Physical Activity Promotion for Schools

Physical activity is an important part of healthy schools. Learn about the resources to help promote physical activity and positive environments for students.

Physical activity plays an important role in the physical and mental health of children and youth. Schools are an ideal setting to provide education on how to be physically active and promote the development of skills to adopt and maintain an active lifestyle.

School-based physical activity programs that include curriculum supports, supportive social and physical environments, and resources can provide students with the knowledge and skills to establish a physically active lifestyle.

Teachers and school staff can use the following resources to help promote physical activity and healthy learning environments for students.