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Should Physical Education Be Required in School?

Boy holding a hanging rope in a gymnasium, looking up and preparing to climb the rope >In the past, physical education was usually a requirement for students of all ages. In recent years, however, many schools have made P.E. optional. Some people believe the benefits of P.E. make it too important to do away with, but those who oppose making it mandatory for students see flaws with physical education programs. Read to learn more about this ongoing debate. What do you think—should P.E. be required?

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