Consultants and advisors are available for you.
The Missouri Healthy Schools team includes experienced professionals who are available to answer your questions, provide training, and support your decision-making. Your consultants for Physical Education are:
Contact Project Manager Anna Trainer, MPH with general inquiries.
Downloads, webinars and videos
Newsworthy findings for Physical Activity & COVID-19 from the MOCAN September Newsletter
Details of findings from a Focus Group study connecting physical activity and COVID-19.
Fit-tastic at Home: Resources for Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Family Well-Being at Home
>> Main topics: Helpful resources for being Fit-Tastic at home during COVID-19. Designed for families by the Healthy Lifestyles Initiative of Kansas City, MO.
>> Website: Click here
Library of Activities for Missouri Physical Education Teachers - Examples with and without Equipment
Comprehensive library of standards-based learning activities and assessments for teaching in the classroom, in the gymnasium, outdoors, and or with limited or no equipment; provides modifications for students with disabilities.
>> Access GoogleDoc library: click here
>> Video overview (17 min): click here
>> Twitter announcement (2 min): click here
Rock-Paper-Scissors and other Examples of Covid19 Guideline-based Physical Education Activities
@SpakerSpot demonstrate activities for indoor, outdoor & virtual settings. Check the twitter feed for updated in-the-moment activities and advice SpakerSpot!
>> Main topics: Activities for physical education, physical activity, and sports with COVID-19 recommendations.
>> Video demonstration: click here
MOre Health Schools: Re-entry Considerations for Physical Education, Physical Activity, and Sports
Presentation by Missouri Healthy Schools and EducationPlus, July 13, 2020 with infectious disease pediatricians Rachel Orscheln MD and and Jason Newland, MD from Washington University in St. Louis.
>> Main topics: Re-entry considerations for PE, PA, and sports; COVID-19 overview and strategies; pandemic preparedness and schools
>> Handouts: slide deck
>> Webinar recording: click here
SHAPE America: School Re-entry Considerations
>> Main topics: K-12 Physical Education, Health Education, and Physical Activity during COVID-19, with considerations for distance learning, physical distancing in schools, and more.
>> Video overview: click here
>> Web page: click here
>> Downloadable Guide: click here
>> Distance Learning Supplement: click here
>> In-Person Instruction with Physical Distancing: click here
>> Hybrid Learning for PE/Health Education: click here
MOSHAPE MINUTE Special Report - School Re-Entry Consideration Updates
>> Main topics: Guy Danhoff hosts this show on July 8, 2020 with MOSHAPE Executive Director Dr. Thomas Loughrey and Director of Missouri Healthy Schools Laura Beckmann to discuss the latest updates on School Re-Entry Considerations.
>> Video: click here
Resocialization of Sports in the St. Louis Region
Recommendations from the St. Louis Sports Medicine Covid19 Task Force
>> Main topics: Policies/practices for returning to sports, including management of positive COVDID-19 cases and exposed individuals, return-to-play policies, resources, forms and contact information
>> Recommendations: click here
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