Ms. Andrea Burton is the Executive Director of TAHPERD. She received her Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in dietetics, from Middle Tennessee State University in 2010.  In July of 2011, she became the Rutherford County Schools Coordinated School Health Assistant where she facilitates health screenings for the district. Andrea is very excited to serve as the new Executive Director for TAHPERD, she is here to listen, assist, and help you in any way possible.
The mission of the Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance web site is to provide our members and visitors with information about the association, its members and their contributions to improving the lives of all those they can reach.

The American Lung Association is proud to present Yoga Power, a school-based fundraising initiative that will help bring awareness to the importance of lung health to your school.

Yoga Power is a fun way for your children to show support for the fight against lung disease and to help promote healthy lungs. Through yoga, children can learn how to exercise, discover the power of their breath, develop confidence and strengthen the mind-body connection.

Register for the Yoga Power Initiative and find out more.

Inspire healthy habits, fuel active minds, and teach kids to thrive physically and emotionally with this new service-learning program.

Interested in this exciting new program sponsored by Shape America and finding out more?

Complete the Health.Moves.Minds Online Registration Form

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Know someone deserving to be recognized? Fill out our TAHPERD Award Nomination Form

Register for the American Lung Association Yoga Power Initiative

Check out SHAPE America and free resources for your Teacher Toolbox

SHAPE America introduces “Strategies for RECESS” in Schools Electronic Toolkit

TEAM Teacher Evaluation Rubric for Physical Education

Upcoming Events

Healthy and Physical Literacy Summit 2020, February 11-14, 2020

SHAPE America National Convention, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 21-25, 2020

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