President’s Message August 2022: “First Base”

President Arlo Pew News & Events, President's Message, State Convention

I hope everyone is have a great start to the 2022-2023 school year! I know getting back in the swing of things especially now can be challenging, but also so satisfying. Coming back really got me thinking about the theme of this years state convention (November 1-3 at the Phoenix convention center. Registration and session proposals are open). I had …

Are you ready to ROCK another school year!

Anne Knight, Best Practices Chair Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Exhibitis, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, Public Relations/Marketing

Summer break is coming to an end and another school year beginning. Are you ready? Well, in this edition you will find some tips and tricks to prepare you for a great year. To begin, let’s start pre-students arrival: Is your space ready? Do your posters, visuals represent all your students? Having an equitable, diverse and inclusive space for students …

Rounding Third and Heading Home!

President Arlo Pew Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Exhibitis, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, 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. …

2022 Arizona Award Nomination Process is Now Open!

Awards Committee Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, President's Message, Public Relations/Marketing, State Convention

Arizona Health and Physical Education President, Arlo Pew and Awards Chair, Jennifer Houston, would like to announce that the Nomination Process for 2022 Honor and Recognition Awards, including the Teacher of the Year Awards is now open.  The 2022 Honor and Recognition Night will be held at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix on Wednesday, November 1st.  2022 Awards Eligibility Requirements …

Celebrating 50 Years of Title IX in Arizona

President Arlo Pew Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Best Practices, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, 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 …

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 …

Mr. President!

Matt Mixer, Executive Director Advocacy, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, President's Message, Public Relations/Marketing

Arizona Health and Physical Education is happy to introduce our new Association President, Arlo Pew. Arlo is an Elementary Health and Physical Education Teacher at Horizon Honors Elementary School in Ahwatukee. Arlo is a graduate of Arizona State University and an avid Arizona Dbacks fan! Included are pictures of the handoff from Past-President, Dr. Jennifer Houston to current President, Arlo …

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 …

Justification Toolkit to Attend the Arizona State Convention

Advocacy Adapted Physical Education, Advocacy, Awards, Best Practices, Future Professionals, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, State Convention

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. …