Let's make History and bring about PE evolution - latest YST Blog

1st February 2018

Let's make history and bring about a PE evolution

Time on the curriculum for Physical Education is being squeezed out. Yet according to a new YouGov poll, people are seeing Physical Education’s place on the curriculum as being very important – even more so than history or RE.

Ali Oliver, Chief Executive of the Youth Sport Trust, blogs about the charity's new research into PE provision in secondary schools.

As Chief Executive of a national children’s charity, we have long been campaigning for PE to be more valued on the curriculum. While it is reassuring to see that the wider population is now getting the message that exercise is vitally important to good health, and can underpin cognitive performance and learning, we need to act on this momentum and create change now.

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