June 2020 President’s Message from Toni Chilton

Toni Chilton, President News & Events, President's Message, Public Relations

#MyAdventure   June Edition   Hey everybody, I cannot believe it’s June! So much has happened and I don’t know if you feel the same as me, but living through it time was going SO SLOW and summer seemed SO FAR away. And well BAM! It’s here! School is done, no more online teaching or homeschooling (those of you who …

April 2020 President’s Message from Toni Chilton

Toni Chilton, President President's Message

#MyAdventure   April Edition   Hey Everybody! How are we all doing?   Well, I guess it’s easy to say that we have all been living one crazy adventure these last few weeks. Our lives are not the same right now. Some may be doing Ok and some (and I won’t lie this includes me) may have had a few …

Exhibit Application Now Open for 2020 Arizona State Convention.

Matt Mixer, Executive Director Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, President's Message, Public Relations, State Convention

Toni Chilton, (Arizona Health and Physical Education President), along with Priscilla Iosca and Lynn Preble, (Exhibits Team), would like to announce the the exhibit application for the 2020 Arizona State Convention is now open. This 2020 State Convention will be held October 27th -29th and the Phoenix Convention Center, West Building. The theme chosen by Toni is Adventure. Seek It. …

We need to prioritize physical education in our schools

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

A new school year has begun, but hundreds of thousands of students won’t get enough of one of the biggest necessities for their overall development: physical activity. In fact, only 24% of kids in the U.S. get the recommended daily hour of physical activity at least five days per week. One reason for this is that many schools are not adequately prioritizing physical …