PE Metrics™: Assessing National Standards 1-6 in Elementary School, Second Edition is the standards-based, cognitive and motor skill assessment package that uses valid and reliable evaluation tools to measure student progress toward the National Standards for Physical Education. With PE Metrics, you’ll be able to assess competency in motor skills and movement patterns; understanding of movement concepts, principles, strategies and tactics, fitness concepts, and characteristics of a physically active lifestyle; and knowledge of social responsibility and appropriate behavior during physical activity.
SHAPE America — Society of Health and Physical Educators (formerly AAHPERD) — is the largest organization of physical educators in the country, with close to 20,000 members. SHAPE America created the first-ever K-12 physical education national standards; developed the Let’s Move in School public awareness campaign to increase physical activity before, during, and after school; and originated the Shape of the Nation Report, which reviews the status of physical education across the United States. Among its many partners, SHAPE America works with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, the American Heart Association, The Cooper Institute, and First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative, and the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition.