Resources & Publications

SHAPE America offers valuable resources and tools to help you guide your students towards a more healthy and fit lifestyle by implementing quality physical education programming.


Teachers Toolbox

Hot Topics in Health and PE, Adapted PE, Early Childhood, Elementary PE, Secondary PE, Health Education, Coaching, Research
SHAPE America Download Library

Classroom-ready & teacher-friendly resources you can use right now to help your students on the path to health and physical literacy.
Jump Rope for Heart

Heart-healthy schools are fueled by effective health and physical education and support 50 Million Strong, SHAPE America's commitment to empower students to live healthier lives. Start your school on a journey toward heart-health now!

Strategies for RECESS in Schools

Recess helps students to achieve the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity that can improve strength and endurance; enhance academic achievement; and increase self-esteem for children and adolescents.

Online Tools

The Exchange Community

The Exchange Community is a benefit of membership in SHAPE America.

Inside Coach’s Toolbox

Our goal is to provide coaches with current and credible resources to improve professional practice to make sport more enjoyable for all involved.

Other Online Tool

Books & Publications

New Releases

New Standards-Based Resources for Health and Physical Educators


Presents the new National Standards for K-12 Physical Education.



SHAPE America produces four signature journals for professionals in health education, physical education and related fields.


SHAPE America newsletters give members all the latest news on what's happening in health and physical education. From association news and current events to teaching tips, resources and trends.