PE teachers can help students love sport, Spanish researchers say

12/15/2009 | United Press International

Physical-education teachers play a large role in whether students will enjoy sport throughout their lives, according to researchers at the University of Almeria in Spain. "The fundamental objective of physical education is to manage to make pupils play sports outside school hours and throughout their life," one researcher said. "To achieve this, the person teaching physical education must focus on effort and personal improvement and not so much on comparison to other students."

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