Webinars

New Webinars Available!

SHAPE America offers live and recorded webinars for physical educators, health educators sport coaches, PETE and HETE professionals and students, and others with a vested interest in physical education and the health of our nation's children. All SHAPE America webinars are 1 hour long. Participants will earn a certificate of 1.0 contact hour with each webinar they view.

Beginning in April 2015, SHAPE America will launch 2 new live webinars each month. Registration for each webinar will open approximately a month in advance of the webinar date. Check this page frequently to see what's open for registration and what's coming up! All live webinars will be recorded and available for purchase in our webinar library.

Open for Registration Now!

Take Home Fitness Kits - A Tool to Connect with Students, Families, and the Common Core

Speaker: Amanda Amtmanis, Physical Education Teacher, Middletown Public Schools, Connecticut
Date: July 7, 2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: In Middletown, we have a well-established program called "take home fitness kits." These kits include a "fitness friend," a book, a journal, and a packet of fitness information for families. This program gives us an opportunity to connect with our students individually and provides us with valuable home-school connections with our students' families. With the new emphasis on the Common Core, other districts may be interested in adopting this program as a way to introduce reading and writing into the elementary PE curriculum.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America members!
Non-Member Price: $19.96

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A Starters Kit for Your Preschool Physical Education Program
Speaker: Jason J. Willard, Teacher/Owner, Get Youth Moving LLC
Date: July 21, 2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: Are you looking to turn your teaching expertise into a business enterprise? Funding for early childhood education is increasing but there are almost no PE teachers at this level and there is a lack of quality physical activity instruction.  Now could be the ideal time for you to start your own preschool PE program.This webinar offers tips for PE teachers to launch a preschool Physical Education program. We will explore basic research and planning strategies, identify a starters kit and examine a current program in the state of Michigan.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America members!
Non-Member Price: $19.96

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7 Habits of Highly Healthy Teens
Speaker: Ryan Erbe, Associate Instructor, Indiana University
Date: August 4, 2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: The 7 Habits of Highly Healthy Teens utilizes the book 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey to teach essential skills for a healthy life. This webinar will provide health educators with the tools and knowledge to use this book in their classrooms to integrate National Health Education Standards and Common Core English Language Arts Standards.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America members!
Non-Member Price: $19.96

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Coming Later This Summer!

Think Like a Teacher-Researcher
Speakers: Dr. Eric J. Carpenter, Assistant Professor, Keene State College and Dr. Yoojin Choi, Assistant Professor, Salisbury University
Date: August 11, 2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: Collecting data to show student learning? Regardless of what your state calls the initiative, you are being asked to identify goals for student learning, determine logical assessment procedures, share your results, and discuss next steps. Action Research is a form of practitioner-based research that offers guidance for all of the above steps. The goal of this webinar is to show how teachers can utilize Action Research to: connect practice and theory,  improve quality of assessments, and rethink the teacher evaluation process. Teachers will gain insight into steps for getting started with both individual and cooperative action research.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America members!
Non-Member Price: $19.96
Registration Opens: July 13, 2015