who is vtahperd? WE ARE VTAHPERD!

 

The VTAHPERD organization's mission is to service our professionals and pre-professionals in the fields of health, physical education, recreation and dance by offering information of importance to our members, and sponsoring various events and training throughout the year. We also recognize outstanding educators, future professionals, and community members though our awards program. Our fall conference provides knowledge about exceptional programs, new guidelines, professional development, and services for our members.

Our guidelines for practice are found within the VTAHPERD Constitution.


Educators, students, and administrators in the fields of Health Education, Coaching, Adaptive Services, Teacher Training, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance are encouraged to join the association. Yearly dues are kept affordable for our professionals.  Scholarship opportunities for professional development are available to Vermont college student members. By joining this organization you will be able to network both with other professionals in your field and in related fields.


The Vermont Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance is a state-level organization serving  these professions.  VTAHPERD is part of the Eastern District  which is a regional-level professional organization.


The mission of the Eastern District of SHAPE-A is to enhance the professional growth and development of its members; promote program standards; and serve as a liaison between SHAPE-A and its members through leadership development and the dissemination of information and educational services.

EDA is composed of the following member states:

 

LATEST NEWS

Quality Physical Education on VPR. Listen to the July 2 interview 

 

Registration open for August 20 Standards Workshop

 

VTAHPERD Award Nominations extended until July 30

 

Vermont adopts new health and physical education standards

 

Fit and Healthy Kids Toolkit Available here

 

Updates from "The Pulse", your AHA Hoops for Heart and Jump Rope for Heart resource 

 

New Vermont health education and physical education graduation proficiencies and performance indicators

  

Guidance document for Health Education

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

2015 VTAHPERD Conference at the Killington Grand

November 12, 13

 

95th Annual Eastern District Conference
Bally’s Resort and Casino May 22-24, 2016 • Atlantic City, NJ

 

 

 

 


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