Johann Friedrich Simon was the first Physical Education Teacher
Friedrich Jahn started developing systems for physical education and much more like gymnastics.
Denmark is the first country to require all schools to teach physical education.
Charles Beck was the first physical education teacher in America.
Harvard College started the first college gymnasium.
Catherine Beecher was an advocate for girls to have the right for physical educations.
German Immigrants bring over gymnastics to the U.S.
Vassar College creates a physical education program to promote healthy lifestyles.
The first state to pass laws regarding P.E.
The start of Ice Hockey
William G. Anderson started an association that set the standards for P.E. teachers.
Over 400 U.S. colleges and universities were offering P.E.
Special Education service given to kids who qualify.
Spark program strives to improve the health of children.