Make Your Case to Attend SHAPE America's National Convention & Expo

The SHAPE America National Convention & Expo is the nation's premier event for health and physical education professionals, from K-12 teachers to university professors. 

If you need help getting approval to attend the event, use this Justification Toolkit. It includes:

  • Convention benefits 
  • Justification letter template
  • Tips for speaking to your supervisor


Use these tools to share how this professional development experience will help you to:

  • Learn from experts in health and physical education (HPE)
  • Grow your network and build new relationships
  • Become a champion for physical activity/healthy lifestyles in your school
  • Discover valuable new programs, products and services for your HPE program
  • Earn contact hours and CEU credits through hands-on workshops and educational sessions