2021 Arizona Award Winners

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

2021 Dr. Charles B. “Chuck” Corbin Scholar Lecture

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

Arizona Health and Physical Education along with Dr. Charles B. “Chuck” Corbin would like to introduce the 2021 Scholar Lecture, Dr. Benjamin A Sibley of Appalachian State University. Dr. Sibley will present on Thursday, November 4th at 9:00 am. in the General Session Room of the Phoenix Convention Center South Building. Parking is available for $5 at the Jefferson Street …

Price Increase Ahead

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

The 2021 Arizona State Convention is only a few weeks away. Registration is still available at regular price (Click Here), however, after October 30th, there will be a price increase. Purchase Orders will also be accepted through the 30th. If there are any questions, please feel free to contact Matt Mixer, Executive Director,  (mixer@azhpe.org). Thank you.  

President’s Message

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

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 ).  …

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 …