systematic instruction in sports, exercises, and hygiene given as part of a school or college program.
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How to use physical education in a sentence
Students will not be required to wear masks during recess, physical education or other outdoor activities.What to know about school masks, staff vaccines and quarantines in the D.C. area | Hannah Natanson, Donna St. George, Perry Stein | August 25, 2021 | Washington Post
A judge in June reinstated Tanner Cross, a physical education teacher at Leesburg Elementary School who was suspended after he said he would not use a student’s preferred pronouns to refer to them.Loudoun County school board approves trans students rights policy | Staff reports | August 12, 2021 | Washington Blade
The Loudoun County School Board last month suspended a physical education teacher who said he would not use a student’s preferred pronouns to refer to them.
Back in my school days, I remember how my physical education teacher would often point to Singh as an example when we would slack off on our training.Actor Farhan Akhtar Pays Tribute to Legendary Sprinter Milkha Singh, India’s ‘Flying Sikh’ | Farhan Akhtar | June 25, 2021 | Time
Cross, a physical education teacher at Leesburg Elementary School, during a May 25 school board meeting said he would not use a student’s preferred pronouns to refer to them.Va. teacher suspended over anti-trans comments files lawsuit | Staff reports | June 5, 2021 | Washington Blade
I generally remember school physical education, PE, as a being a pain in the posterior.The Financial Case for Dodgeball: Why America Needs Gym Class | Mark McKinnon | April 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
physical education classes for girls in state schools are non-existent.For Saudi Judo Player, a Quick Loss But a Barrier Broken | Minky Worden | August 3, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Helgesen, now 43, was a physical education teacher at a high school in California.Necrotizing Fasciitis: Life After Flesh-Eating Bacteria | Casey Schwartz | May 17, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
In Saudi, women do not get to compete in elite sport—let alone exercise, play, or even participate in physical education.Why Won’t IOC Push Saudi Arabia on Women for Olympic Games? | Nikki Dryden | February 20, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Smith taught him physical education, but he spent much of their close relationship as Morlock's hockey coach.
He was charged by Genestas with the physical education of this officer's adopted son.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z | Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
Incidental features of sex hygiene will arise naturally from physical education and can be adequately treated there.Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents | Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
Discrimination is also wanted in the method of teaching, and in the amount of time given to mental and physical education.Education as Service | J. Krishnamurti
Your moderate strength of a mere everyday physical education gives you the sufficient mastery of the towpath.Ceres' Runaway | Alice Meynell
I have spoken of them under physical education, as their most appropriate place.The Education of American Girls | Anna Callender Brackett
British Dictionary definitions for physical education
training and practice in sports, gymnastics, etc, as in schools and colleges: Abbreviation: PE
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