Watercolor Resist Art with Writing Lesson for Students

  Objective: To visually inspire writing through textured resist art mediums Age: 5+ Time: 30-45 minutes (writing varies) Grades: Kindergarten + Materials: Colored Masking tape White glue Watercolor paper Watercolor paint & brushes Crayons Pencils Lined paper   Lesson for … Read More


Out-of-School Time Coordination in Pittsburgh Public Schools

By James Doyle, National Afterschool Association Next Generation 2017 Award Winner As a sponsor of the National Afterschool Association Next Generation Award for Afterschool for 2017, we are recognizing the nominees and winners for their dedication to afterschool. It’s an average … Read More



Featured PE Teacher – Victoria Turner

This week for the Featured PE Teacher section on the PE Central Facebook page, the spotlight is on Victoria Turner! About Victoria Turner: I am a Physical Education teacher at Oakridge Elementary School in Hollywood, FL. I teach 480 students in … Read More


Featured PE Teacher – Nicki Case

This week for the Featured PE Teacher section on the PE Central Facebook page, the spotlight is on Nicki Case: About Nicki Case: I am a Physical Education teacher at Marion Elementary School in Marion, KS. I teach 223 students in … Read More


7 Themed Activities for Your Field Day Event

Field Day is one of the most exciting events during the school year. It wouldn’t be complete without some themed activities designed to get kids moving and practicing the skills they learned all year. These 7 activities from PE Central feature popular themes that will … Read More


North Park Elementary School – Health & Wellness

North Park Elementary has been a part of the Let’s Move Active School program since 2013 and is proud to be awarded the Let’s Move Active School National Recognition Award!  We have been working hard for many years to create … Read More


Featured PE Teacher – Jodi Barasky

This week for the Featured PE Teacher section on the PE Central Facebook page, the spotlight is on Jodi Baraksy: About Jodi Barasky: I teach Physical Education to about 140 students in grades K-8 at Rondout School District 72 in Lake … Read More


Featured PE Teacher – Jason Leach

This week for the Featured PE Teacher section on the PE Central Facebook page, the spotlight is on Jason Leach! About Jason Leach: I teach at Independence Elementary in Keller, TX. This is my 11th year at Independence Elementary and … Read More


Featured PE Teacher – Patrick Sullivan

This week for the Featured PE Teacher section on the PE Central Facebook page, the spotlight is on Patrick Sullivan! About Patrick Sullivan I am a Physical Education Teacher at  Draper Elementary School in Eden, North Carolina, which is part of … Read More