1.1    .................... moves to amend H. F. No. 6, the committee engrossment, as follows:
1.2Page 35, after line 5, insert: "To satisfy state graduation requirements under section
1.3120B.024, paragraph (a), clause (6), the physical education standards under clause (5)
1.4must be consistent with either the (i) six physical education standards developed by
1.5the department's quality teaching network or the (ii) six National Physical Education
1.6Standards developed by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education. To
1.7satisfy federal reporting requirements for continued funding under Title VII of the Physical
1.8Education for Progress Act, a school district, if applicable, must notify the department by
1.9March 15, in the form and manner the department prescribes, of its intent to comply with
1.10the national physical education standards in the next school year."
1.11Page 37, line 3, after "(g)" insert:
1.12"The commissioner in the 2011-2012 school year must revise and align the state's
1.13standards and high school graduation requirements in physical education, consistent with
1.14the requirements governing sections 120B.021, subdivision 1, clause (5), and 120B.024,
1.15paragraph (a), clause (6), to require students to satisfactorily complete the revised physical
1.16education standards beginning in the 2014-2015 school year. The commissioner must
1.17implement a review of the standards and related benchmarks in physical education
1.18beginning in the 2020-2021 school year.
1.19    (h)"
1.20Page 73, line 30, before "The" insert "a"
1.21Page 73, line 32, after "with" insert "requirements governing" and delete "section"
1.22and insert "sections 120B.021, subdivision 1, clause (5)(i), and" and after "120B.24,"
1.23insert "paragraph (a), clause (6),"
1.24Page 74, after line 3, insert:
1.25    "(b) Consistent with the requirements governing Minnesota Statutes, sections
1.26120B.021, subdivision 1, clause (5)(ii), and 120B.024, paragraph (a), clause (6), the
1.27commissioner of education must use the expedited rulemaking process under Minnesota
2.1Statutes, section 14.389, to adopt a rule governing physical education standards that
2.2contains the six National Physical Education Standards developed by the National
2.3Association for Sport and Physical Education requiring a physically educated person to:
2.4    (1) demonstrate competency in motor skills and movement patterns needed to
2.5perform a variety of physical activities;
2.6    (2) demonstrate understanding of movement concepts, principles, strategies, and
2.7tactics as they apply to learning and performance of physical activities;
2.8    (3) participate regularly in physical education;
2.9    (4) achieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical fitness;
2.10    (5) exhibit responsible personal and social behavior that respects one's self and
2.11others in physical activity settings; and
2.12    (6) value physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression, and
2.13social interaction."