2022 Fall Conference Proposals

TAHPERD is now accepting program proposals for the 2022 Fall conference.

Follow Link: 2022 proposal form


We have been encouraged to provide public comment and feedback (about the importance and value of physical education) to tnedu.funding@tn.gov.    Who do you know that would be willing to speak to the value of physical education in Tennessee schools?  What does it mean to parents?  What does it mean to students? Send them to this link, please.


Get you Summer Pd Hours

Have you signed up for a Regional Workshop yet? They are completely FREE! Time is running out and you won’t want to miss one of these 2 workshops in a region near you! 

Each workshop offers 5 hours of Professional Development. (Certificates will be provided.) Door prizes to include: complementary TAHPERD Convention Registration.

Join TAHPERD for the 2021-2022 School Year

Member Perk: TN AHPERD is now offering our members $1,000,000 general liability insurance coverage for all enrolled members in good standing during work related activities including classroom coverage.

What am I covered for?
Claims made by negligent acts accidentally committed resulting in bodily injury, personal and advertising injury or property damage to others. Individual member activities are those health, physical education, recreation and dance activities defined in each individual member’s job description.

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Memership Form

Professional $50
Graduate Student $25
Undergraduate Student $15
Retired $15

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.

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

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.

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Latest News

2021 TAHPERD Convention for session handouts click here

Join TAHPERD for the 2021-2022 School Year

NEW! Participate in a research study investigating your experience teaching physical education during the COVID-19 pandemic by completing a brief survey.

The CARES Act and Heart Zones Cares – Learn More!

Learn more about  “Outstanding Professionals” Across our State

Check out our new COVID19 Resource Page

Register for the Shape America Health.Moves.Minds Program

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

TEAM Teacher Evaluation Rubric for Physical Education

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