Professional Development






SHAPE America Professional Learning Institute
SHAPE America will be hosting its inaugural SHAPE America Professional Learning Institute this summer! This year's theme will be Exploring the Mind-Body Connection: Social and Emotional Learning in HPE. The event will be co-hosted by SHAPE America’s Western District and Central District.

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SHAPE America National Convention & Expo
The SHAPE America National Convention & Expo is the only event of its kind! Choose from over 400 sessions featuring world-renowned speakers, honorees, athletes, and researchers. Visit the trade show highlighting over 200 products and service providers. Unite with friends and colleagues, and forge new relationships with professionals from across the country. Learn more...



SHAPE America Online Professional Institute
Online professional development for health and physical educators with affordable, self-paced resources for preK-12 health and PE teachers, teacher preparation faculty, future professionals and more. View upcoming webinars and online courses.

FREE Webinars
By You, for You Webinars
Online Courses
Archived Webinars
Physical Best Specialist


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ToyTalk Tuesday
ToyTalk Tuesday is a biweekly series of interviews about topics in health and physical education from SHAPE America’s Teacher of the Year Partner Network. Each episode features tips and actionable resources from SHAPE America’s National and District Teachers of the Year.

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Tune in to SHAPE America's new interview series — Unplugged — with SHAPE America CEO Stephanie Morris. Each month you'll hear fresh interviews with some of the health and physical educators — at every level — who are shaping the way forward for the profession. No topic is off-limits!

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Whether you are in the classroom teaching the next generation of health and physical educators, or conducting research that elevates our profession and leads to classroom solutions, you will find sessions of interest at the SHAPE America National Convention & Expo.




Continuing Education Credits
SHAPE America is recognized as a multiple event provider of health education contact hours by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC). More than 500 CHES participate in 3,000-4,000 hours annually SHAPE America provides a variety of professional development opportunities with CHES/MCHES credits.

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SHAPE America can connect you with our cohort of knowledgeable and dedicated professionals to conduct in person trainings around the following topics:

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