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KAHPERD Fitness Education Workshops

Reigster today for the FREE Fitness Education workshops in your area.  All participants MUST be current KAHPERD members.  The information provided will motivat you and your students to understand fitness concepts and provide methods to integrate fitness education into your program.  All workshops will be help from 9-3.

March 3 - Dodge City

March 30, Manhattan

April 14 - Shawnee Mission

April 28 - Pittsburg

Specific locations, parking etc. will be shared one week prior to the workshop.

Click the link below to register for the workshop:



Registration for the KAHPERD 2017 Summer Workshop to open April 6th


Summer 2017 Workshop, with OPENPhysED

Are you looking for a workshop that will meet a large variety of needs as a physical education teacher?  KAHPERD has teamed up with OPEN Physed to bring an exciting, hands on workshop.  Join us this summer as we dive into academic language tools, social and emotional learning, best practices and much more.  Participants will leave this workshop feeling refreshed and full of ideas to start their upcoming school year.  This workshop is designed for all grade levels!  Make sure to wear comfortable clothing, and are ready to be on the move!  Visit Openphysed.org for more information and to sign up for their online Curriculum!

When: Tues. June 6th, 2017 9am-3pm

Where: Maize South Middle School, 3403 N Tyler Rd, Wichita KS

50 Million Strong by 2029

Approximately 50 million students are currently enrolled in America's elementary and secondary schools (grades pre-K to 12).

SHAPE America wants to ensure that by the time today's preschoolers graduate from high school in 2029, all of America's students are benefiting from the skills, knowledge and confidence to enjoy healthy, meaningful physical activity.

Watch the video of how KAHPERD leaders plan to promote 50 Million Strong - https://youtu.be/VG1J9vew7DE

National Physical Education and Sport Week

SHAPE America's annual National Physical Education & Sport Week, the first week of May, calls attention to the value of physical education and physical activity in the lives of children and adults. It also serves as the kickoff to National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, sponsored by the President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition.

KAHPERD 2017 Winter Workshop Handouts and Certificates

SHAPE America Events

  • Central District SHAPE America Conference – January 25-27, 2018 in Sioux Fall, SD.  More details to follow later.

2018 Annual SHAPE America National Convention in Nashville

Details to follow later.


SHAPE America Conference Dates

  • 2018 Nashville, March 20-24
  • 2019 Tampa, April 9-13

Kansas Kids Fitness and Safety Day

Kansas Kids Fitness and Safety Day (KKFSD) is a statewide event held every year on the first week in May. This event focuses on increasing physical activity and safety awareness among 3rd grade students in Kansas. Nearly 18,000 students participate each year at more than 40 sites across the state. For information on how to sign up to host such an event contact: Kelly Wayner, kwayner@kdheks.gov, (785) 296-5033.

KAHPERD provides KAHPERD members hosting a KKFSD event, with funding to assist with expenses for a KKFSD event. Such funding available only upon request. For more information regarding how to request this funding contact: Jannelle Robins-Gaede, gaede@pld.com

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