2021 Final Program

Check out the 2021 TAHPERD Final Program!

Virtual 5k

Benefiting TN students & teachers, through professional development and grants

September 10-October 24, 2021

Pick a course of your choosing (3.1 miles), any time between Sunday, Sept. 12 to Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021. Whether you choose to run on a treadmill, jog around the neighborhood, or walk around the block, your participation in the TAHPERD Virtual Run/Walk 5K benefits physical education programs through legislative actions, grants, continuing education, and more! Let’s all lace up our shoes and make those 3.1 miles an experience that improves your health as well as the health of Tennesseans

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, October 24-26 Register online For session handouts click here

Community Vaccine Clinic Monday October 25th, 10am-2pm click here for more info

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

Upcoming Events

2021 TAHPERD Convention, October 24-26, 2021