CONNECT Issue #1

Public Relations News & Events

We are proud and excited to announce our first issue of CONNECT. The e-version can be accessed here: https://www.flipsnack.com/azhpejournal/connect-issue-1.html . You can get the pdf format here: ConnectIssue1 . Here are the writers in this issue: Adapted Physical Education – Sue Tarr Board Voices – Klint Van Cleemput Community Leaders – Brian Devoe Elementary (K-5 Health and/or Physical Education) – Kyle Bragg Health …

Save the Date! OPEN Workshop, February 9th with Brian Devore

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

This workshop will focus on utilizing OPEN’s FREE standards-based curriculum resource that gives physical educations teachers teaching resources such as academic language, depth of knowledge questioning, universal design adaptations, teaching strategies based on Marzano academic rigor research, and teacher self-reflection guides based on the Danielson Framework for Teaching.  Be ready to participate in this K-12 activity-based session! OPEN modules focus …

Connecting Arizona Health & Physical Education

This is the Season to Reconnect with your Family!

Public Relations News & Events

As we head into the holidays and a much-needed, well deserved break, it is a wonderful time to be with your family. Eating your favorite mother’s and father’s homemade foods and drinking their warm, special drinks. Rehashing the old times with your siblings and catching up with your hilarious uncle and aunt. Doing quirky and unique projects with your child. …

WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!

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

State of Arizona  Department of Education/Health and Nutrition Services Division The Arizona Department of Education is reaching out to you in an effort to collect data reflecting the status of Physical Education and Physical Activity for Arizona students in the school setting.  This data will assist in providing resources and training for schools across the state to support the efforts …

New Arizona Health and Physical Education President

Matt Mixer, Executive Director Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Future Professionals, Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, Public Relations

Meet your new President. Her name is Heather Chewning and she teaches at Sunnyside High School in Tucson. Heather grew up dancing, playing outside, and running around the farm.  According to Heather this is where she developed her passion and love of play and being active. In high school she participated in Track and Field where she developed a love …

SHAPE America and Gopher Sport Announce Partnership to Support Health and Physical Education in Communities and Schools Across the Country

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

RESTON, VA, October 17, 2018 – Gopher Sport and SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators today announced a three-year partnership to plan, market and implement two new programs to support health and physical education: the Big Feats for SHAPE America Virtual Race and Health. Moves. Minds.™, an educational fundraising program. The Big Feats Virtual Race is a …

2018 Arizona Health and Physical Education Convention Highlighs

Lynn Preble, Past-President News & Events, President's Message, State Convention

Ready…Set…P.L.A.Y. Physical Literacy for All Youth   Are you ready for this? The Arizona Health and Physical Education 2018 State Convention is going to be epic! We have a full schedule of amazing sessions that you will not want to miss.  We have presenters coming from all over Arizona, from all over the country, and from all over the world! …

Don’t Miss this Opportunity! Skillastics® Physical Activity Grant

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

Take a chance, you might win $1,000 of Skillastics Activity Kits and up to $1,000 to attend SHAPE America National Convention in Tampa, FL! It takes only three questions for the opportunity to add Skillastics to your program AND learn from the best at the SHAPE America Convention.   Don’t delay, submit your application today. Deadline is October 31, 2018 CLICK …