National Physical Education and Sport Week

Share Your #HealthMovesMinds on Social Media!

Social media is a great place to put the spotlight on the impact you are making through effective health and physical education! Use our Facebook cover photo, profile frame, social media badges and sample messages to celebrate the professions with your colleagues #BigFeats!


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We'll be sharing our members #BigFeats all month. Stay connected and help raise awareness of the impact health, PE and sport programs make in schools nationwide!

Join our #SHAPEPhysEd Twitter Chat: Tips, Tricks and Ideas for May Week! on April 29th

You can also follow along here by clicking latest: #SHAPEPhysEd

Next chat April 29th at 9:00 p.m. ET
Tips, Tricks and Ideas for May Week!
Kyle Bragg; @ElemPE1, Lynn Hefele; @lynnhefele, Will Potter; @MrWillPE


  1. What are some of your favorite activities or success stories from National Sport and PE Week from the past?
  2. If I was interested in celebrating National Sport and PE Week for the first time, what would you identify as the most important step in planning activities for the week?
  3. This year, the theme for National Sport and PE week is “Creating a Kinder, Healthier Future for All Children.”  What type of activities are you planning for National Sport and PE Week 2019?
  4. What are some personal and social skills that you feel students can use benefit from learning and practicing?
  5. How are you planning on (or: What are some activities that teachers can use)  promoting kindness and/or mindfulness during National Sport and PE Week?
  6. What are strategies or ways that teachers can help students extend the focus on mindfulness, kindness and health beyond National Sport and PE week?
  7. What resources would you recommend to help teachers with mindfulness, kindness or National Sport and PE Week activities in general?

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Spread the Word #BigFeats

  • Effective health and PE can do wonders for students! This National PE & Sport Week put the spotlight on health and PE programs making a difference in your #school + community! #BigFeats
  • This National PE & Sport Week take part in a one-of-a-kind celebration of physical activity – the world’s largest exercise class - #ProjectACESDay! It takes place on May 2nd! #BigFeats
  • One of the biggest week’s of the year for #HPE is May 1-7! Share your Nat’l #Physed & Sport Week plans with @SHAPE_America! #BigFeats

Share These #BigFeats in Advocacy

  • What’s it take to get #HPE singled out as part of a key to students’ well-rounded ed?! Read how @mikedoylempls and @MNSHAPE advocates accomplished this + gained the support of Ed Commissioner @BCassellius #BigFeats.
  • “States can divvy up #ESSA funding however they choose.” - @Bdevore7 Learn how @GAHPERD galvanized 700 members to give a face to their advocacy efforts, enlightening state leaders on why #HPE is critical to students' success! #BigFeats
  • #Louisiana is the highest-ranked state for both childhood + adult obesity and one of the 1st to have a #physed component included in its #ESSA Framework! Read about the strategic action @LAHPERD advocates took to accomplish such #BigFeats!

Facebook Frame and Camera Effect

Use our #BigFeats camera effect on your photos or as a profile frame on Facebook! Simply send a notification to your phone to access it.

    To use it as a frame for your profile picture:
  • Select your profile picture
  • "Add Frame"
  • Search #BigFeats