News Archive

April 11, 2014

An online survey was launched to understand how they perceive after school programs, what program and delivery components they value, and what barriers they confront in supporting the participation of their children. The results are presented here.

December 2, 2013

At the October AGM, PHE Canada confirmed the following Board of Directors for the 2013-2014 year.

November 18, 2013

An initiative launched by Canadian Tire, and supported by over 60 groups in the sport, physical activity and health sectors, Active At School Strives to Get Kids Re-Engaged in Physical Activity.

November 8, 2013

PHE Canada and MPETA recently hosted the 2013 National Physical and Health Education Conference in Winnipeg, MB. One of the Signature Partners was Gopher, supplied workshop presenters with equipment and after the conference all the equipment used in the workshops was then donated to four deserving local schools.

October 10, 2013

Ophea and Physical and Health Education Canada (PHE Canada) today announced their provisional support for the initiative taken yesterday by the Ontario Minister of Health and Long Term Care to introduce legislation in the near future requiring chain restaurants to post nutrition information on menus and to limit the marketing of unhealthy food and beverages to children.

October 8, 2013

It's crazy how such a short period of time makes such a huge difference in your life.

September 27, 2013

Physical and Health Education Canada is seeking a Financial Administrator who will be responsible for recording and reconciling all financial transactions, analyzing financial activities, generating financial reports and managing the association’s annual audit.

September 24, 2013

Sport Canada investment provides tools for children to understand their physical literacy and to become more physically active

September 3, 2013

“Feel the sweat on my forehead!” These are words that tell me I’m making a difference for my students. I’ve been lucky enough to teach physical education for 37 years in Manitoba, and in that time I’ve seen remarkable growth and change in a subject that was once hated and loved by students in equal measure.

August 2, 2013

The newest edition of Physical and Health Education Canada's monthly e-newsletter is out. This month features news and updates on a free new Physical Literacy Assessment tool called Passport for Life, the 2013 National Conference, The PwC Epic Bike Tour Halton and At My Best PlayDays. Click here to join our mailing list for these and other announcements. You can view the current issue here.