2019 Charles “Chuck” B. Corbin Scholar Lecture – Guy Le Masurier, PhD

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

Join us on Friday, November 22 at the Phoenix Convention Center for the 2019 Charles “Chuck” B. Corbin Scholar Lecture. This year we are pleased to welcome back to Arizona, Guy Le Masurier, PhD. Guy Le Masurier, PhD is a professor of Sport, Health and Physical Education (SHAPE) at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. Guy is grateful …

2019 Arizona Award Nomination Process is Now Open!

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

Arizona Health and Physical Education President, Heather Chewning and Awards Chair, Courtney Teatro would like to announce that the Nomination Process for 2019 Honor and Recognition Awards, including Teacher of the Year Awards is now open.  The 2019 Honor and Recognition Night will be held at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix  on Wednesday, November 20th. 2019 Awards Eligibility Requirements Educators …

Bullying Prevention is a Community – Wide Effort

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

Bullying can happen anywhere, not just at school. When the power of a community is brought together to address it, bullying can be prevented. Community-wide strategies can help identify and support children who are bullied, redirect the behavior of children who bully, and change the attitudes of adults and youth who tolerate bullying behaviors. Community partners such as mental health …

Congratulations Lynn Preble!

Matt Mixer, Executive Director News & Events, Public Relations, SHAPE America

Lynn Preble has been elected as the SHAPE America Western District President -Elect.  Results were announce recently at the SHAPE America National Convention in Tampa. Lynn is currently the Arizona Health and Physical Education Past-President and a teacher at Highland Junior High School in Gilbert. Lynn takes over as President of Western District in April of 2020 at the SHAPE …

Andy Milne to Keynote the 2019 Arizona State Convention

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

Heather Chewning, President of Arizona Health and Physical Education would like to announce that Andy Milne will be the Keynote Speaker for the 2019 Arizona State Convention, November 21st.  Andy Milne has traveled around the world in his 23 years as a teacher and coach, teaching and coaching on four continents. Originally from England, Andy taught physical education in London …

Milk It!

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

Make MILK the STAR of your school! Time to Milk It! Contest Runs February 18 – April 12 Show us how you Milk It!  Submit a video of your students doing what they love and how they fuel up with nutritious meals and snacks that include milk for a chance to win a Waring commercial blender valued at $500. Need ideas? Create …

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

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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 …