Fuel Up to Play 60: Time to Milk It! Contest

Matt Mixer, Executive Director Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations

Fuel Up to Play 60, the nation’s leading in-school wellness program, operates in over 73,000 schools nationwide through a partnership between the National Football League and the National Dairy Council. This program provides staff and students with opportunities to build healthier school environments by increasing physical activity and developing good eating habits. Why Fuel Up To Play 60 ? Up …

Arizona Health and Physical Education Night at the Arizona Coyotes

Matt Mixer, Executive Director Marketing, Membership, News & Events, Partnerships, Public Relations

Arizona Coyotes vs. Winnipeg Jets – Fan Appreciation Night (Last Home Game of the Season) Saturday, April 6th – Gila River Arena @ 7:00 pm   Join Arizona Health & Physical Education at the Arizona Coyotes vs. Winnipeg game on Saturday, April 6th (7 PM puck drop)! $5 of each ticket sold through this link will go back to Arizona Health …

health.moves.minds

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

In case you didn’t see it earlier this week, the new health.moves.minds. logo debuted this week! Please feel free to share this video with everyone and THANK YOU for your help in getting the word out about this new program from SHAPE America! https://vimeo.com/shapeamerica/review/320766589/678fdc1bec

Free E-Cigarette & JULL Youth Prevention Webinar

Public Relations News & Events, Public Relations

Free E-Cigarette and JULL youth prevention webinar Join CATCH Global Foundation for an upcoming E-Cigarette/JUUL youth prevention webinar. You will learn to recognize E-cigarette usage in youth and the risks associated with it. You will also hear about the CATCH My Breathbest-practices youth E-cigarette and JUUL prevention program developed by The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School …

First Call for 2019 State Convention Presentation Proposals

Heather Chewning, President News & Events, President's Message, Public Relations, State Convention

Submit Your Proposal Today! 2019 Arizona State Convention November 21 and 22  •  Phoenix Convention Center – West Building Arizona Health and Physical Education is requesting presentation proposals for the 2019 Arizona State Convention.  We are currently seeking proposals on a wide range of topics within these categories:      Adapted Physical Education Advocacy Coaching Dance Fitness and Conditioning Health Education Higher …

CONNECT Issue #1

Public Relations News & Events, Public Relations

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 …

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 …

First Founder’s Award Recipient, Patti Mitchell

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

Congratulations to Patti Mitchell of the Washington Elementary School District for being the first ever recipient of the Ina Gittings Founder’s Award. This honor is given to a teacher that has taught for 25 years or more and is still making a difference.  Long before Title IX, Ina E. Gittings (1885-1966) became the first university director of Women’s Physical Education and …