Developing a Shared Understanding of the 2018 Physical Education Standards and Benchmarks

Date: May 3, 2019

Time: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. (registration begins at 8 a.m.)

Location: Southeast Service Cooperative, 210 Wood Lake Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904

Description: In this training, actions and resources are recommended to help educator teams develop a shared understanding of the 2018 Minnesota physical education standards and benchmarks, and initiate the curriculum review process. By attending this training, participants will develop a shared understanding of the:

  • 2018 Minnesota K-12 Physical Education Standards and Grade-Level Benchmarks;
  • Shifts that drove changes in the standards;
  • Knowledge, skills and rigor represented in the learning progressions in the benchmarks within and across grade levels; and
  • Curriculum review process and action planning as part of a continuous review cycle.

Event Type: Training

Audience: We recommend that physical educators attend this training in school district teams.

Sponsor: Division of Academic Standards

Fee: None. Lunch and refreshments are on your own; please bring a bag lunch.

Register: Register for Friday, May 3, 2019 - Southeast Service Cooperative, Rochester, MN

Registration deadline: Until full; capacity is 50 participants.

Contact Name: Terry Alvarado

Contact Phone: 651-582-8749

Contact Terry Alvarado (, 651-582-8749, to request a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event or to request use of our designated rooms for nursing mothers or prayer while you are visiting us. Please note: The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) requires a two-week advance notice to provide accommodations and 48-hour notice to cancel the request.