Registration NOW OPEN for SHAPE America National Convention & Expo
Who can dispute the notion that all parents want their children to be healthy and ready to learn for a lifetime? SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators knows that health and physical education teachers are uniquely poised to help children learn the necessary skills, knowledge and attitudes so that they will ultimately thrive as healthy and active adults.
So to keep current with the latest issues, trends and best practices in the health education and physical education professions, SHAPE America invites you to the 2016 National Convention & Expo, which will be held In Minneapolis, April 5-9. The event will be held in partnership with SHAPE America Central District and Minnesota SHAPE.
Whether you’re a health or physical education teacher, teacher educator, specialist, student or student teacher, you’ll find plenty of opportunities for learning, sharing and networking at the convention. You can:
• Learn from experts in the profession.
• Engage face-to-face with thousands of your peers
• Grow your network and build new relationships
• Enhance your leadership skills and be a change advocate in your school and community
• Discover valuable new programs, products and services for your school
• Earn contact hours and CEU credits through hands-on workshops and educational sessions
Want to get a sense of the convention sessions and schedule? Check out the preliminary program and schedule-at-a-glance chart!
Then, head to the convention registration page to take advantage of $75 in early-bird savings!
Make Your Case
If you need help getting approval from your administrator to attend the event, use this Justification Toolkit, which includes:
• Convention benefits
• Justification letter template
• Tips for speaking with your supervisor
Go Green to Save Green
Full convention and one-day registration fees will include a copy of the printed program book as well as access to the mobile app.
This year, you can save $15 and help SHAPE America make the world a little greener by using the mobile app to navigate convention sessions instead of receiving a printed program. Just choose “go green” during the registration process.
For more information on the 2016 National Convention & Expo, visit the SHAPE America website. We hope to see you in Minneapolis!