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.
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.
Recognizing Excellence Across the State
TAHPERD is represented by a number of high quality professionals who represent the mission of our organization. Our goal is to recognize the great work being done by teachers across the state. This month we would like to recognize Jeremy Carringer of Woodland Elementary School and Yaschia Dillard of Northwest Prep Academy. Click here to learn more about Jeremy and Yaschia.
Interested in presenting at the TAHPERD Convention this year? Online Program Proposal Form now open.
TAHPERD 2018 Spring Newsletter
Be informed! Find out more about current Physical Education legislation such as the Bowling Bill.
SHAPE America introduces “Strategies for RECESS” in Schools Electronic Toolkit
TEAM Teacher Evaluation Rubric for Physical Education
Make a Difference – Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart Info