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!

Implementing Disability/Adapted Sports in Physical Education and Recreational Programming
Speakers: Michelle Grenier, Associate Professor at University of New Hampshire and Nichole DiFloures, Academic Advisor at Southern New Hampshire University
Date: September 15, 2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: This webinar introduces participants to disability/adapted/Paralympic sports and how they can be included in a physical education program or used to promote extracurricular sport opportunities for students with disabilities. The session will begin with a discussion on the Paralympics and the opportunities the event affords for developing critical thinking skills on difference, diversity, and ability. The webinar will describe several disability and adapted sports that can be implemented easily including boccia, goalbal and sitting volleyball. Class materials will include lesson plans that break down the skills and illustrate modified games and assessments to measure learning.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America Members
Non-Member Price: $19.96

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PE Plus! - Ways to Make a Difference Beyond the Gymnasium
Speakers: Margaret E. Robelee, Hyde Park Central School District and Lynn Hefele, Huntington Union Free School District
Date: September 29, 2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: In this webinar, ideas, strategies and specific programs for increasing physical activity and physical literacy, and developing health-related school and community involvement will be discussed. This session will be divided into three segments: classroom activity breaks and programs; school wide special events; and family/community involvement beyond the school day. Specific programs include, but are not limited to: PE Packs to Go, Moving Across America, developing a PE website, Project ACES, Fitness Frankie and Friends, and Jump Rope for Heart. Participants will receive resources to begin similar programs in their schools.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America Members
Non-Member Price: $19.96

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Coming Later This Fall!

Student Sportfolio: Interdisciplinary Physical Education
Speaker: Jennifer Parthum, Physical Education Teacher in Merrimack School District, New Hampshire
Date: October 6, 2015
Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: Want to include interdisciplinary lessons in your physical education classes? Looking for a way to incorporate the Common Core without taking away from PE? If you answer is yes to either of those questions, check out this webinar! You will be shown how to use a Sportfolio which combines physical education and academic learning to enhance overall education. Sportfolio example included in this presentation are: math (graphic word problems), English Language Arts (text features, fact and opinion, analogies), history, and science. I hope you're ready to authentically incorporate academics in PE!
Member Price: $0 - FREE to SHAPE America members!
Non-Member Price: $19.96
Registration Opens: September 8, 2015