USTA School Webinar Series 👉 April 13th

Anne Knight, Best Practices Chair Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships

Learn from world-class tennis and industry experts. Expert panelists discuss topics like youth athlete development, local advocacy, or how to start a wheelchair tennis program. Learn about new business strategies, techniques, programs, innovative teaching and instruction, or the latest in tennis technology. More information……………

Celebrating 50 Years of Title IX in Arizona

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

June 23, 2022, will mark the 50th anniversary of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Surviving many challenges through the decades, it is arguably one of the most significant pieces of civil rights legislation in America’s history. Arizona Health and Physical Education would like to hear your story. We want to highlight the positive impact that Title IX …

Is It Bullying?

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

Not sure how to identify bullying? First, you need a full understanding of what bullying is, and what it is not . Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. There are three main forms of bullying: Verbal bullying Social bullying Physical bullying If …

Where Does Your School Shine?

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

The Healthier Generation Award is a prestigious, annual distinction presented to schools that have demonstrated remarkable efforts to prioritize the essential health needs of students, staff, and families. Schools that receive a Healthier Generation Award meet or exceed best practice standards in one or more topic areas related to the physical, mental, and social-emotional health of students, teachers, and school …

National Girls & Women in Sports Day, Feb. 2

Partnership Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations/Marketing

February 2, 2022, marks the 36th annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD). This celebration inspires girls and women to play and be active, to realize their full power. The confidence, strength and character gained through sports participation are the very tools girls and women need to become strong leaders in sports and life. This year’s event will …

How Social Media and Technology Can Improve Your PE Program and Instruction

Anne Knight, Best Practices Chair Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations/Marketing

Th‌urs‌day, J‌anua‌ry 1‌3, 5:‌00‌pm – 6‌:00p‌m CS‌T Join our speakers for a PE Huddle that will bring a fresh look and perspective to our profession. Tom and Guy will discuss how social media and technology can improve your instruction, help you develop advocacy campaigns, and create videos that can serve as homework. Beyond the gym, social media and technology offer …

FootGolf Workshop

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

FootGolf is a combination of the popular sports of soccer and golf. The game is played with a regulation #5 soccer ball at a golf course facility on shortened holes with 21-inch diameter cups. The rules largely correspond to the rules of golf.  Arizona Health and Physical Education invites you to join us for an afternoon of family fun and …

Post-Thanksgiving Workouts

President Arlo Pew Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, Public Relations/Marketing

Post-Thanksgiving Workouts Lying around after a big meal will only make you feel worse, so be sure to at least take a quick walk or kick a ball around with your kids. Even light physical activity can help with digestion. Doing any of these things after your meal or the next day will help you feel good and balance out …

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 …