Physical Education and Health in Public Schools

The New School professor Natalia Mehlman Petrzela taught a class about the history of health and physical education in the American school… read more

Physical Education and Health in Public Schools The New School professor Natalia Mehlman Petrzela taught a class about the history of health and physical education in the American school system. She described how progressives in the early 1900s used compulsory education to assimilate immigrant children and tackle a wide range of health issues. She outlined how the importance, funding, and understanding of health and physical activity have changed through different eras and under various presidential administrations. close

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Physical Education and Health in Public Schools

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Program ID:
434435-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 17, 2018 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 15, 2018 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Mar 17, 2018 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 18, 2018 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 15, 2018 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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