2015 Southwest District Conference
Learn to Move - Move to Learn!
June 16-20, 2015
Park City, Utah
Co-hosted by UAHPERD
Steve Jefferies, SHAPE America President-Elect, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA
Pre-conference workshops on Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Preparing PA & PE Movers and Shakers: Physical Activity Leader (PAL) Training
The first of its kind, the Physical Activity Leader (PAL) Learning System is a cutting-edge, all-inclusive professional development resource within the Let's Move! Active Schools framework. Adaptable to individual school environments, the 12-month PAL Learning System develops and supports individuals who will champion an effort to ensure 60 minutes a day of physical activity for all school-age youth. The dynamic, action-focused PAL Learning System begins with a one-day in person leadership workshop which is followed by unlocking access to a vibrant online learning community.
Essentials of the Presidential Youth Fitness Program (PYFP)
This free, full-day workshop will give you everything you need to know about PYFP, a national model for fitness education. PYFP includes a health-related fitness assessment and educational and motivational tools to support educators and empower students to adopt an active lifestyle. From this workshop you'll be able to integrate the program with your current physical education program, to assess, track and award youth fitness and physical activity.
Post-conference Basketball Coaching Clinic on Saturday, June 20, 2015
Clinic Director: Chic Hess and James Perry Learn more...