Polar Physical Education Solutions

Jump-start physical education with technology

Polar helps all students to reach their true potential. Motivate students with Polar physical education solutions that promote safety, motivation and accountability.

Physical Education Ecosystem

Polar Education Solutions include Polar heart rate monitors, activity monitors and fitness assessment software.

24/7 activity tracking

Activity tracking is a fun and easy way to measure how active students are throughout the day. The wrist unit activates automatically when they start moving – whether it’s running, jumping, throwing, swimming, or playing. Analyze the activity charts or track activity with the fun activity game – Activarium.

Benefits of activity monitoring

  • 24/7 measurements of daily activity and sleep
  • Instant feedback
  • Long-term reports of activity levels
  • Objective evaluation
  • Playful activity tracking with Activarium

Live heart rate monitoring

Polar heart rate monitors show your students the effect of exercise on their body in real time. They also motivate your students with instant feedback that guides them towards their individual goals. Heart rate monitoring ensures all students are exercising at the right intensity.

Benefits of heart rate monitoring

  • Increased motivation
  • Accurate, real-time feedback
  • Personalized teaching and exercises
  • Fair grading based on individual effort
  • A better understanding of the body

Fitness assessment

The Polar fitness assessment makes it easy for students and teachers to track and access fitness scores. It provides motivating information about their fitness levels and areas of improvement. Teachers can track and evaluate students' fitness and guide them to sustain a healthy lifestyle.

Benefits of fitness assessment

  • Custom fitness test templates
  • Versatile reports and summaries
  • Comparisons to age and gender-specific standards

Benefits of Polar Physical Education Solutions

Students

Stay motivated with individual guidance

With Polar, students can make better choices about their health and fitness – now and in the future.

Polar provides individual guidance which shows students evidence of their effort. They can easily see their progress which helps them stay motivated in and out of the classroom.

Teachers

See results and give objective assessments

Gain the tools to inspire and motivate your students, and teach them the importance of a healthy lifestyle.

Polar records exercise and activity data, giving instant feedback to both you and your students. You can give your class objective assessments and provide tangible evidence of their development.

Parents

Accessible reporting keeps parents in the know

Instead of waiting until the end of the term to learn of their child’s progress and development, parents will be able to follow how physically active their child is through continuous feedback and accessible reporting.

Polar Physical Education Solutions

Polar GoFit

  • Overview
  • Polar GoFit web service
  • GoFit App

Activity tracking

What you’ll need:

- Polar GoFit web service
- User account on polargofit.com
- Polar Active activity trackers

Live heart rate monitoring

What you’ll need:

- Polar GoFit App
- User account on polargofit.com
- iPad with Polar GoFit App
- H7 heart rate sensors

Fitness Assessment

What you’ll need:

- Polar GoFit App
- User account on polargofit.com
- A pre-determined test set-up

Polargofit.com is the Polar Education web service meant for students, teachers and administrators.

Create courses

Create heart rate courses or activity periods to set targets and evaluate students objectively based on their performance.

Report and analyze

Create individual and group reports, track long-term progress for each student and class. Store student data and share it with parents and administrators through individual online logins.

Activate with Activarium

Activarium is a module within polargofit.com. In Activarium, students and teachers can play an engaging game where they collaborate to create an aquarium by achieving daily activity targets.

The Polar GoFit App is an easy way to follow your students' heart rates online during a PE lesson. You can define a certain target zone for each lesson and see whether your students achieve the target. You can also alter the structure of your lesson in response to instant feedback from your students.

During the lesson you can guide them to stay within the correct zone and see their accumulated time within each zone. You can view this data for individual students or collectively from the entire class.

Learn and have fun

Heart rate monitoring is an easy and fun way for students to learn about the health benefits of staying in different target heart rate zones. The students can collect badges and motivate one another, giving a new dimension to their activity.

Compare and analyze

You can see summary data after the lesson and compare all ongoing courses you have. The data is saved automatically to polargofit.com for later analysis and evaluation.

What you need

All you need is an iPad with the Polar GoFit App, an Internet connection, a user account to polargofit.com and H7 Bluetooth Smart heart rate sensors for the students.

Accessories

PE essentials

All you need to keep Polar Educations Solutions up and running.

Customers

Healthier students, happier schools

Polar Physical Education Solutions are used in more than 10,000 schools in the US.

Service

Teacher’s Toolbox

The Teacher’s Toolbox includes documents that you can download and use for free.

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