2018 SHAPE America Event Calendar



Arizona Adapted Physical Education Conference
The 2018 Arizona Adapted Physical Education at Ability360 Fitness Center in Phoenix would like to announce that Martin Block, University of Virginia, will be the Keynote Speaker.

Professor Block is the author of over 80 peer reviewed articles, 23 chapters in books, and 5 books on adapted physical education and motor development including "A Teachers’ Guide to Including Students with Disabilities in General Physical Education" (now in its 4th edition) and "Developmental and Adapted Physical Activity Assessment" (2nd edition coming in the spring of 2018). Professor Block also was a consultant with Special Olympics, Inc., from 1988-2000, where he was the primary author of the Motor Activities Training Program (MATP), a sports program for athletes with severe intellectual disabilities. He also is the Editor of the Journal Palaestra, he is President of the International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (IFAPA), and he is past-president of the National Consortium for Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities (NCPEID).

In addition to Professor Block, the day will be filled with activities for classroom and physical education teachers.

Join us on Thursday, Feburary 15th at Ability360 in Phoenix.

Contact: Matt Mixer
Phone: (602) 502-7805
Email: mixer@azhpe.org
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Ability360, Phoenix
State: Arizona
thru FEB 28
NJAHPERD 99th Annual Convention
The Annual Convention is the premiere professional development event for health educators, physical educators, recreation, and dance professionals in New Jersey. Included in the four day event schedule, are over 125 quality sessions, pre convention workshops, Awards Banquet and the Presidential Social. National and State Teachers of the Year, as well as noted professionals in our fields, are invited as special guests to share their expertise and enthusiasm for our profession. Opportunities to examine new and innovative products and services are provided by the many vendors in attendance. Come join us at the Jersey Shore!
Contact: Jackie Malaska, Executive Director
Phone: (732) 918-9999
Email: njahperd@verizon.net
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Ocean Place Resort, Long Branch
State: New Jersey