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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 can request a certificate of 1.0 contact hour with each webinar they view.

Each webinar in the 2015 and 2016 SHAPE America "By You for You" webinar series is provided to SHAPE America members free of charge as a member benefit. Non-members can also access the webinars in this series for a fee of $19.96. 

Registration for webinars 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.

Upcoming Webinars

SHAPE America's 2016 webinar series is off to a great start! Join us from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time for "webinar Wednesdays!"

Developing a Caring Sports Environment


Speakers: Lori Gano-Overway, associate professor, Bridgewater College and Marta Guivernau, assistant professor, Kent State University 
Date and Time:
October 26, 2016 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: As coaches, we are always looking for ways to better connect with our student-athletes to create a positive sport experience for them and ourselves. Join us for this session to learn how coaches can set the scene for a more caring sport environment. Our presentation will explain caring in sport coaching and its connection to the National Standards for Sport Coaches, provide participants with reflective tools and strategies for fostering a caring sport environment throughout the athletic season, and discuss how a caring coach might navigate discipline issues.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America members!
Non-Member Price: $19.96

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Principles and Methods for Teaching in the High School Weight Room

Speaker: Brian McGladrey, Assistant Professor, Central Washington University
Date and Time: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Description: Resistance training (RT) has become an integral part of competitive sport and health-related physical fitness programs, and it has become common for high school physical educators to teach RT to students as part of the physical education curriculum. Teachers and coaches involved in teaching and supervising students engaged in RT should possess an understanding of the basic principles and methods involved. Participants in this session will learn strategies for safely and effectively teaching resistance training in the high school weight room.
Member Price: $0 - FREE for SHAPE America members!
Non-Member Price: $19.96

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Archived 2015 and 2016 Webinars

Did you miss a webinar in the 2015 or 2016 series? They're still available via SHAPE America's Webinar On-Demand service.

Catch up on 2015 SHAPE America webinars!

Catch up on 2016 SHAPE America webinars!