rss22016 Press Releases

Lisa Rakoz of Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction to be Honored With Joy of Effort Award at SHAPE America National Convention

Olympian Aly Raisman to Headline SHAPE America’s National Convention & Expo in Boston

SHAPE America Announces 2017 Research Fellows

UNC at Greensboro Professor to Receive Highest Award From SHAPE America

Longtime California Educator Kathleen Cordes to be Inducted Into SHAPE America’s Hall of Fame

School Recess Gets a Leg Up With Newly Released Resources CDC and SHAPE America Help Schools Make Most of This Critical Part of School Day

Physical Literacy Advocate to Keynote SHAPE America’s National Convention & Expo in Boston

Life is Good Kids Foundation Chief Executive Optimist to Keynote SHAPE America’s National Convention & Expo in Boston

USA Today National Sports Columnist Christine Brennan to be Inducted Into SHAPE America’s Hall of Fame

Registration Now Open for SHAPE America National Convention & Expo Event to be held in Boston, March 14-18, 2017

Report: Less than one quarter of children in the U.S. meet current physical activity guidelines; SHAPE America commits to renewed efforts

Born This Way Foundation Executive Director to Keynote SHAPE America’s National Convention & Expo in Boston

New Report Reveals Attendance in High School Physical Education Has Stabilized, But Still Below the Recommended Guidelines

Sarah Benes and Holly Alperin Co-Author SHAPE America’s First Health Education Textbook Aimed at Teaching Kids the Skills to Live Healthy Lives

Low Funding Level Proposed for Title IV, Part A Under ESSA

SHAPE America Announces New Board of Directors

SHAPE America Announces National Teachers of the Year in Physical Education, Adapted PE, Health and Dance

2016 Shape of the Nation: At the Heart of Physical Education is Kids’ Health

Retired Hopkinton School District Teacher Honored With National Award

Northshore School District Teacher Honored With National Award

Central Connecticut State Teacher Honored With National Award

McAllen ISD’s Mario Reyna to be Inducted Into SHAPE America’s Hall of Fame

SHAPE America Honors Northern Illinois University’s Paul Wright

Professor at The Ohio State University Selected to Present Scholar Lecture at SHAPE America National Convention

Moscow Middle School in Moscow, Idaho Named Just Dance® School of the Year

SHAPE America to Honor West Chester University’s Fran Cleland

Delcinda Saito of Central District of Oahu to be Honored with Joy of Effort Award at SHAPE America National Convention

Seattle Public Schools Physical Education Program Manager to be Honored at SHAPE America National Convention

Retired Linden Elementary School Teacher to Receive Highest Award from SHAPE America

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Guard Alan Faneca to be Inducted Into SHAPE America’s Hall of Fame

Minnesota Lynx Point Guard Lindsay Whalen to be Inducted Into SHAPE America’s Hall of Fame

Health and Physical Education Teachers Head to Capitol Hill to Advocate for Health and PE Programs Under Every Student Succeeds Act

ESPN Baseball Analyst Jessica Mendoza Selected to Receive the 2016 Guiding Woman in Sport Award at National Educators Conference

Paralympic Legend Chris Waddell to Keynote SHAPE America’s National Convention & Expo in Minneapolis

New York Times Best-Selling Author Tom Rath to Keynote SHAPE America’s National Convention & Expo in Minneapolis

SHAPE America Applauds Passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act

MyCollegeOptions® and SHAPE America Research Reveals High School Students’ Perceptions About the Value of Physical Education Classes

SHAPE America Kicks Off “50 Million Strong by 2029” Initiative in Miami-Dade County Public Schools

SHAPE America Keeps Students Moving to Boost Learning

SHAPE America Seeks Proposals for 2016 National Convention and Exposition in Minneapolis, April 5-9

Schools Across the Country to Participate in National Physical Education & Sport Week, May 1-7

SHAPE America Salutes Inclusion of Physical Education as a Core Subject

Breanna Stewart of Connecticut wins 2015 Wade Trophy

SHAPE America Announces New Board of Directors

SHAPE America Announces National Teachers of the Year in PE, Adapted PE, Health and Dance

Kansas Health Consortium to Receive SHAPE America's Presidential Citation for Meritorious Service

SHAPE America Announces "50 Million Strong by 2029" Campaign

University of California, San Diego, Professor Selected to Present Scholar Lecture at SHAPE America National Convention

SHAPE Colorado Executive Director to be Honored at SHAPE America National Convention

SHAPE America to Feature 2nd Edition of One of Its Most Popular Books, Creative Dance for All Ages at Seattle Convention

Emporia State Professor To Be Honored at SHAPE America National Convention

SHAPE America Announces 2015 Research Fellows

Olympians Gail Devers & Manteo Mitchell to Join USATF with RunJumpThrow at SHAPE America's 130th National Convention & Expo in Seattle

Caly Poly Professor Camille P. O'Bryant to be Honored at SHAPE America National Convention

SHAPE America Honors Georgia Southern University's Bridget Melton

Northshore School District Physical Education Coordinator to be Honored at SHAPE America National Convention

McAllen Physical Education Coordinator To Be Honored at SHAPE America National Convention

University of Arizona Scientist to be Honored at SHAPE America National Convention

Georgia State Professor Mike Metzler to be Inducted Into SHAPE America Hall of Fame

With Landmark K-12 Education Law Up for Reauthorization, Physical and Health Educators Seek Congressional Support for their Subjects during SHAPE America's SPEAK Out! Day

Arizona State Professor To Receive Highest Honor at SHAPE America National Convention

Olympian Caitlin Cahow to Keynote SHAPE America's 130th National Convention and Exposition in Seattle

Olympic Legend Dick Fosbury To Be Inducted Into SHAPE America's Hall of Fame

Champion Women CEO Nancy Hogshead-Makar, J.D., Selected to Receive the 2015 Guiding Woman in Sport Award at National Educators Conference

Garnering Social Change through Sport and Play at SHAPE America 130th National Convention and Exposition in Seattle

Health and Physical Education Teachers to Meet in Seattle to Ensure Today's Children Become Healthy, Physically Active Adults

WBCA announces 2014-15 'Wade Watch' candidates

SHAPE America Announces 2015 District Teachers of the Year

"Father of Aerobics" Kenneth H. Cooper. MD, to Keynote SHAPE America 130th National Convention and Exposition in Seattle

Brain Rules Author John J. Medina to Keynote SHAPE America's 130th National Convention and Exposition in Seattle

Des Plaines Physical Education Teacher Wins National Fundraising Challenge Benefiting Fight Against Heart Disease

SHAPE America's Texas State Affiliate Wins 35th Anniversary Jump Rope For Heart (JRFH) Recruitment Challenge State Affiliates' Commitment to JRFH Program Reignited through Contest

Voya Announces Contribution of More than $200,000 to Help Combat Childhood Obesity

NY Times Best Selling Author David Epstein to Keynote 2014 National Coaching Conference

New Bicycle Safety Curriculum Now Available

Society of Health and Physical Educators Introduces New Website at www.ShapeAmerica.org

Dolly Lambdin Assumes Presidency of Society of Health and Physical Educators

Stephen Jefferies Elected President-Elect of Society of Health and Physical Educators

Marybell Avery Elected to Board of Directors of Society of Health and Physical Educators

National Teachers of the Year in PE, Adapted PE, Health, and Dance Announced at Educator's Convention

Denver Physical Education Director To Be Honored at National Educators Conference

DC, MD and VA Teachers Meet with Legislators to Advocate for Health and Physical Education as Part of Core Curriculum

Fort Worth Physical Education Director to be Honored at National Educator's Conference

Fort Worth Physical Education Director to be Honored at National Educator's Conference

San Jose State Professor Receives Highest Honor at National Educators Conference

Ronald S. Feingold of Adelphi University Receives Highest Honor at National Educators Conference

Olympic Legend Jackie Joyner-Kersee To Be Inducted into Educators' Hall of Fame

10 Players Added to List of 'Wade Watch Hopefuls'

CDC and AAHPERD Release New Guide For Developing Comprehensive School Physical Activity Programs

CDC and AAHPERD Release New Guide For Developing Comprehensive School Physical Activity Programs

AAHPERD Becomes SHAPE America

"Music and Sports: It's All Good" A Joint Statement from the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) and American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD)

The Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance Updates The Country on Interscholastic Athletics and Students with Disabilities Following the Office of Civil Rights Dear Colleague Guidance Letter*

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance Releases Grade-Level Outcomes for K-12 Physical Education

America's Most Decorated Gymnast Shannon Miller To Keynote General Session at AAHPERD Convention & Expo in St. Louis

AAHPERD and HealthCorps Host Congressional Briefing

ING Awards More Than $100,000 in Grants to Combat Childhood Obesity

AAHPERD Hosts National Coaching Conference in Washington, DC

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Unifies As One