News Archive

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.

July 17, 2013

Physical and Health Education Canada is looking for writers to continue development of the Learn, Think, Move physical literacy resource series.

June 25, 2013

The Canadian Active After School Partnership (CAASP) has created a short survey as part of an environmental scan to identify mental health initiatives within the after school time period being led by community, provincial/territorial and national organizations.

June 20, 2013

The June issue of In Touch, Physical and Health Education Canada's monthly e-newsletter, includes news and updates on the 2013 National Conference, the CN Field Trip program, and the PwC Epic Bike Tour Halton.