School Sport Should Not Be Compulsory

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school sport should not be compulsory


I strongly belive that sport at school should not be compulsory for the following reasons:

The General assembly of United Nations and the beckration of human rights states:

Parents have a prior right to choose the kind of education that shall be given to thier children.

Therefore schools can not make the decision whether students do physical education or not.

If schools were to make physical education(p.e), a optional subject, schools would see better academic results and better sports results because people that want to do sport would be able to concentrate more on sports, and people that do not want to can focus more on academic studies. Also, when someone does not show an interest to sport they let the people in the team that do want to do sport down.

Sometimes p.e can turn into an Elite activity. Elite sport: The decision to pursue an elite activity means allocating it a greater amount of time of time. Making it a priority ahead of other activities and eliminating other projects.

One time in p.e our teacher had given our class a gymnastics assesment that we got one class period to practice but were told to use our own time to get together in our groups to practice in our own time.

I am only 12 years of age and I love doing p.e. But now that I was told

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