Administrator of the Year Award

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

Administrator’s that fully support quality Health and Physical Education programs can sometimes be hard to find. If you are fortunate enough to work with an administrator that goes above and beyond for our profession, please nominate them for this award. The process is easy!  Once you nominate someone, you will be contacted on what needs to be done next and …

Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year

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Does everyone know Kyle Bragg? Kyle is a very good Elementary Physical Education Teacher in Scottsdale. After being recognized as the Arizona Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year, he went on to become the Western District and National Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year! If you know of another very good Elementary Physical Education Teacher in Arizona, please …

FREE Arts and Physical Education Professional Development Opportunity from the Arizona Department of Education Title IV-A Team!

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

What: 2021 Arts and Physical Education Digital Summit When: Saturday, September 18th, 2021 Where: Virtual Meeting Time: 8:30 am – 2:30 pm Registration is now open for the 2021 Arts and Physical Education Digital Summit. This year’s summit will provide attendees with national keynotes, speaking on Funding Opportunities in Arts and Physical Education, and local educators, exploring practices in: Social, …

Innovative Teacher Award

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Do you know of a Health and Physical Education teacher that can put together activities and games with any and all types of equipment? The process is easy!  Once you nominate someone, you will be contacted on what needs to be done next and how we will help. This award is given to any current Health, Physical  Education, or Dance …

Middle School Teacher of the Year

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Everyone says that teaching Middle School Physical Education is tough. If you know of someone who is a “rock star” at the Middle School level, please consider nominating them. The process is easy!  Once you nominate someone, you will be contacted on what needs to be done next and how we will help. Educators who meet the eligibility requirements and …

New: Technology Resources and Strategies

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The Arizona Department of Education is excited to announce a new Technology webpage thanks to the incredible work of the Arizona Department of Education’s (ADE) Technology Task Force. Over the past year, the Technology Task Force met monthly to create a resource for teachers and school leaders, a resource for parents, a long-term technology plan for ADE, and a whitepaper …

Call for Presentation Proposals for State Convention

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Please consider submitting a presentation proposal for the 2021 Arizona State Convention. We will be meeting in person on November 3 and 4 at the Phoenix Convention Center, South Building in Downtown Phoenix. Arizona Health and Physical Education are looking for in-person activity and lecture presentations, and online virtual presentations that will be made available after the state convention.  Please …

Honor and Recognition Night

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HONOR AND RECOGNITION NIGHT will be on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner and the awards ceremony starting at 6:00 pm. This event will be held at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix, located at 215 N. 7th Street. Honor and Recognition Night gives us the opportunity to honor past presidents and board members of Arizona Health and …

Justification Toolkit to Attend the Arizona State Convention

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Join Us in Phoenix The  2021 Arizona Health and Physical Education State Convention will take place in Phoenix, November 2-4, at the Phoenix Convention Center South Building.   But first…. Use This Toolkit to Make the Case to Attend Develop talking points using the needs/benefits table to explain to your supervisor/principal how attending the state convention will help you meet the needs of the school’s/district’s current initiatives. …