Announcing the 2022 State Convention Keynote Speaker

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

Arizona Health and Physical Education is pleased to announce that Jo Bailey will be the Keynote Speaker at the 2022 State Convention.  Jo teaches Physical Education at D.C. Everest Senior High School in Weston, Wisconsin. She has also taught in the UK and Hong Kong. Jo is a National Board Certified Teacher, a Google Certified Innovator, and was the 2013 …

Time to Step Up to the Plate!

Board of Directors Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations/Marketing, State Convention

On behalf of Arizona Health and Physical Education President Arlo Pew, the Board of Directors would like to invite all interested professionals to submit a presentation proposal for the 2022 Arizona State Convention.  The theme this year is “Covering All the Bases”. We will be back in person at the Phoenix Convention Center, South Building, on November 2 and 3. …

SAVE THE DATE!

President Arlo Pew Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Future Professionals, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations/Marketing, State Convention

Wednesday, November 2nd and Thursday, November 3rd are the dates for the 2022 Arizona State Convention. We will all meet once again in person at the Phoenix Convention Center, South Building. Tuesday, November 1st will be our Workshop Day, and later that evening, Honor and Recognition Night and the Teacher of the Year Awards will take place at the Children’s …

2021 Arizona Award Winners

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

President Jennifer Houston and the entire Arizona Health and Physical Education Board of Directors would like to announce the 2021 Arizona Award Winners. These rock stars of our profession will be recognized and honored on Tuesday, November 2, at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix. Along with our 2021 Awardees, Arizona Health and Physical Education will also honor the 2020 Awardees …

President’s Message

Past-President Jennifer Houston Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, Public Relations/Marketing, State Convention

Greetings all Arizona Health and Physical Education members, I know by now everyone is back in school and hopefully has been able to find a rhythm. I know for me things are slowly starting to settle down, but who knows what the next few months will bring. I know!!! CONVENTION!!! The AzHPE convention team has been hard at work preparing …

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

President Arlo Pew Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Future Professionals, 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. …

Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year

Awards Committee Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations/Marketing, 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, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations/Marketing, 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. …

Rookie of the Year

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

The purpose of the Rookie Award is to publicly recognize an outstanding new practitioner who has made valuable contributions in their position. If you know of a Rookie Health and Physical Education Teacher that has proven exceptional skills, please consider nominating them. The process is easy!  Once you nominate someone, you will be contacted on what needs to be done …