It is now undeniable that physical education (PE) is an essential part of student's academic experience. Exercise and wellness education have positive effects on children’s behavior and can help cultivate healthy lifestyle habits, and studies have shown positive correlations between the amount of children’s physical activity and their academic performance. In fact, New York State Education Law § 803 mandates physical education in varying amounts based on a student’s grade level. Still, many children are not receiving access to the required amount of PE. The resources below might be helpful to parents interested in the issue.