Press Releases and Announcements

2020

SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators recently compiled the results of a nationwide survey which captured the state of mind of health and physical education (HPE) teachers as they faced school reentry in the 2020-2021 academic year
Student Sleep Health Week: September 14-20 Student Sleep Health Week is organized by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) to drive awareness of the importance of healthy sleep for students of all ages to learn, grow and thrive.
HAPE America ‒ Society of Health and Physical Educators is pleased to announce the selection of Sean Nevills as project director of the COVID-19 project, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Sean Nevills HeadshotNevills
RESTON, VA, June 3, 2020: SHAPE America is Advocating for the Importance of Health & PE and considerations for school reentry will be released to help guide schools in making adjustments in the Fall to continue to deliver health and physical educatio
June 1, 2020: Words cannot undo the injustice, anger and sorrow caused by the brutal murder of yet another black man in our country, George Floyd. Systemic racism is not new, and to let it continue is intolerable. The hurt, the fear, the frustrat
During this crisis, helping young people stay healthy and physically active has become more important than ever. As a health and physical educator, you’ve always taught students the necessary skills to maintain their physical, mental, and social-emot
Major District-Wide Enrollment of health. moves. minds.® in Jefferson County Public Schools. SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators new health. moves. minds. service-learning program was introduced in 2019 by SHAPE America to replac
SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators announced today a three-year partnership with SPARK, Wellness Training Specialists (WellTrain), Gopher, and Goodheart-Willcox Publisher (G-W). This partnership will collaboratively serve as the

2019

New health. moves. minds.™ Program Helps Schools Address Students’ Emotional and Mental Health Challenges. As more and more schools are looking for ways to incorporate social and emotional learning (SEL), the health. moves. minds. program is that “mi
October 30, 2019
SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators and Gopher, announced today the selection of five SHAPE America Impact School grant recipients as part of a partnership to improve existing health and physical education programs across the cou
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, July 31, 2019 SHAPE America (Society of Health and Physical Educators) and Special Olympics have formalized a partnership that has been in effect for over 50 years. the relationship between SHAPE America and Special Olympic
BURLINGTON, MA, March 18, 2019 — Jones & Bartlett Learning (JBL) a world leader in quality print and online learning solutions for faculty, students, and professionals and SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators are proud to announce

2018

SHAPE America and Gopher Sport Announce 2018 Impact Schools Grant Recipients in Nine States– as part of a partnership to improve existing health and physical education programs across the country. The selected grantees represent more than 5,000 stude
April 2, 2018
SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators today announced its 2018 national Teacher of the Year award winners, six individuals who are among the elite of the adapted physical education, dance education, school health and physical educa
March 14, 2018
March 12, 2018
March 7, 2018
March 6, 2018
March 2, 2018
February 28, 2018
February 23, 2018
February 21, 2018
February 19, 2018
February 12, 2018
February 8, 2018
February 5, 2018
January 11, 2018

2017

December 19, 2017
November 30, 2017
October 3, 2017
October 2, 2017
September 25, 2017
September 20, 2017
September 5, 2017
August 9, 2017
July 27, 2017
May 23, 2017
May 12, 2017
May 2, 2017
April 19, 2017
April 13, 2017
March 27, 2017
March 27, 2017
March 20, 2017
March 10, 2017
March 8, 2017
March 8, 2017
March 7, 2017
March 7, 2017
March 7, 2017
March 6, 2017
March 6, 2017
February 23. 2017
February 22, 2017
February 21, 2017
February 17, 2017
January 10, 2017
January 3, 2017




Press Information

Contact SHAPE America at:
(800) 213-7193