Fitness testing is one of those topics in the world of physical education that can be incredibly polarizing. For some, fitness test results represent a vital progress marker in regards to how their students are living healthy, active lifestyles. For others, fitness testing is associated with poor teaching practices, government-mandated expectations, and student shame. Here’s the thing: I think that fitness testing can be an incredibly valuable part of a physical education program. That said, the purpose of the testing and the approach used to integrate it into your physical education program......
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