The Facts

Love of Truth

Principals are short on time, but big on results. So we won’t go on, but here are some of the facts that motivate us to strive for results, just like you, in primary physical education;

  • Only 10% of primary schools have qualified physical education teachers
  • Legislation states primary pupils should undertake 2 hours of structured physical activity every week
  • 1 in 4 children under the age of 12 years is clinically obese!
  • Almost 40% of children do not participate in organised sport outside of school hours
  • Television viewing is on the increase, with current averages of 2.5 hours per day for 9 to 12 year olds
  • 61.4% of the Australian population are either overweight or obese
  • Only 6 to 10% of school time is allocated to one of the six key learning areas in the syllabus – PDHPE
  • 98% of children identified ‘fun’ as the main factor to why they participate in physical activity
  • Got Game has a 98% return rate of customers. Over 60 schools to date, all returning loyal clients who love our variety of innovative PDHPE Programs

Contact Got Game to join The PE Revolution and continue our shared responsibility as educators.