Physical education is a key component of Ontario's curriculum. In this section, you can find information about the impact of physical activity on student success, what students learn in Physical and Health Education, and how to improve student health.
People for Education, 2011. This chapter from the Annual Report on Ontario’s Publicly Funded Schools 2011, includes research and analysis regarding health and physical education in schools.
This is a chapter from People for Education’s Annual Report 2008 talking about health and physical education in schools. .
Despite the fact that physical education is a mandatory subjects in the elementary curriculum, there is presently no funding specifically designated in the education funding formula for specialist physical education.