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.
Dr. LaNise Rosemond Pittsburgh Westinghouse HS Wall of Fame
Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School Wall of Fame 2016 inducted LaNise Rosemond for her athletic accomplishments. She was also commencement speaker for the 2016 graduation class. This year’s Inductees featured a wide range of esteemed individuals (coaches, athletes, US governmental leaders, inventors), such as; Edward Shealey creator of Angry Birds and author of The App Millionaire; CarolWaller Pope the Chairwoman of the Federal Labor Relations. Charles Henry “Chuck” Cooper (one of NBA’s 1950s first African American Players) was a Westinghouse Wall of Famer. Congratulations LaNise Rosemond!
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
Please fill out this short 2016 TAHPERD Convention Survey
2016-17 TAHPERD Board Elections – Online Ballot
TAHPERD Fall 2016 Newsletter
TN First to the Top Teacher Evaluation Rubric
Make a Difference – Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart Info