NFL FLAG-In-Schools Coach of the Year

Lynn Preble, Partnership Chair Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Marketing, Membership, Partnerships, Public Relations

In the wake of COVID-related school disruptions, this is a critical time for teachers and coaches to be engaging youth in physical activity. That’s why NFL FLAG-In-Schools is asking for you to take action and help shine a spotlight on amazing coaches, PE teachers and instructors who go above and beyond every day to inspire, empower and equip students to …

Special EoS Membership Pricing for Arizona Health and Physical Education Members and Friends.

Lynn Preble, Partnership Chair Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships

Are you ready to hit the gym again? Well, we can help you with that. Our partnership with EoS Fitness is still available to our members AND their friends and family.  Please see information below. We hope you will take advantage of this special pricing EoS has offered our members. The ONLY way to enroll is via the URL enrollment link ( https://joineos.me/azhpe ).  …

64 Days!!!

Lynn Preble, Partnership Chair News & Events

64 days! Wait! What? Only 64 days until the 2021 Arizona Health and Physical Education State Convention is here! That may seem like plenty of time, but for those of us working hard on a daily basis to bring you the best show yet, it will be here way too soon. We have over 50 amazing sessions, 2 top-notch keynotes, …

Physical Activity Recommendations for Children and Adolescents: More Important Than Ever

Advocacy Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Marketing, News & Events, Public Relations

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about many changes to society – including limiting the opportunities children and adolescents have to be physically educated and active in schools, at home, and in communities. We have yet to understand the full impact of COVID-19 related school closures, cancellations of youth sports and other after-school and community-based physical activities on children and adolescents’ …

We are trying something new this year for the State Convention.

President Elect Arlo Pew Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Future Professionals, Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships

One fee for both days of the State Convention! Our goal is to give you the opportunity to attend for a very reasonable fee! The Pre-Convention Workshops on Tuesday, November 2 are $25 each or combined $40. Both days of the State Convention, Wednesday, November 3 and Thursday November 4 is a $70 fee for current members until September 1. …

2021 Association Board Applications

Matt Mixer, Executive Director Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations

Be part of something great! Arizona Health and Physical Education is seeking professionals to join the board of directors. Application links are below. Applications must be completely submitted no later than September 12, 2021.  Arizona Health and Physical Education Members will vote on Board Positions during the 2021 Arizona State Convention. Application – Association President We are accepting applications for the …

Are you advancing?

Lynn Preble, Partnership Chair Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations, State Convention

“If you are not advancing, you are retreating.” A quote from Four-Star General Oliver P. Smith. Teaching is not unlike war, in an abstract sense.  There are many daily battles that are won, and there are many that are lost.  Some of those battles are in the classroom, and some are outside of it.  But it is a war worth …

Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year

Awards Committee Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations, State Convention

For the purpose of this award, an adapted physical educator is defined as an individual who has major responsibility for teaching adapted physical education with early childhood age, elementary, or secondary levels or any combination of the above for a specific school system and is a member of Arizona Health and Physical Education Possesses a valid teaching certificate in adapted …

Future Professional Award

Awards Committee Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations, State Convention

Individuals nominated must be current members. Using the criteria given by individual nominating, rubrics will be used to determine each year’s recipient. This award would be given to any current Future Professional enrolled in 15 credit hours as an undergraduate or 12 credits as a graduate student at the time of their nomination. The nominee should display the following traits. …