This fall, NCAAHPERD will reward teachers that coordinated a Jump Rope for Heat or Hoops for Heat event during the 2012-2013 academic year. Each lead teacher that was responsible for an event that raised a minimum of $1,500 will receive a free professional membership in NCAAHPERD - a $30 value.
What are the benefits of a membership in NCAHPERD?
ADVOCACY: We closely monitor health and physical education policy in the state legislature and fiercely guard the interests of teachers like you.
CONFERENCES & CONVENTIONS: Members eligible to attend any of our celebrated professional development opportunities. These events not only expose you to the best professional practices demonstrated by the best and brightest people in our field, they also provide opportunities to network with friends and colleagues. You can even earn renewal credits and CEUs! This year's professional development opportunities include:
The Fall Physical Education Leadership Training (PELT), which will be held September 26-28, 2013 at the Trinity Center in Salter Patch, NC.
CLICK HERE to register or learn more about the Fall PELT.
Save $10 by registering before Saturday, August 31, 2013!
The Annual NCAAHPERD Convention, which will be held in Raleigh on November 21-23, 2013.
Your professional NCAAHPERD membership qualifies you for a reduced fee when registering for this outstanding event.
The Spring Physical Education Leadership Training (PELT). The site and dates for the 2014 Spring PELT have yet to be determined.
PUBLICATIONS: Receive electronic copies of our E-Newsletter, which is packed with the latest news and information about policy changes, events and workshops, notes from organization leadership, and more! You will also receive The North Carolina Journal, NCAAHPERD’s scholarly research publication.
REWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE: Our six associations annually recognize excellence by honoring teachers, professors, college students, administrators, and legislators with a variety of awards. These awards, which are presented at our annual convention, are a tremendous way to recognize peers and earn career advancement. Members are also eligible to apply for grants and scholarships.
If you want to know more about Jump Rope and/or Hoops for Heart, please email our Joint Projects Coordinator at .
Thank you for supporting Jump Rope and Hoops for Heart!
North Carolina's Let's Move! Active Schools Co-Chairs
Stephanie Braswell East Franklin Elementary
Anne Wiggin Iotla Valley Elementary
Affiliates & Partners
NCAAHPERD Works with Other Organizations The Alliance partners with other organizations that have common goals and interests. We encourage you to support their work as well as ours as together we strive to create a healthier, more creative, and active North Carolina.
Office Headquarters: 1030 Washington Street | Raleigh, NC 27605 | Click here for Directions Local Phone: 919-833-1219 | Toll Free: 888-840-6500 | Fax: 888-840-6FAX (329) | Local Fax: 919-833-7700 Jay Faron, Executive Director Email
NCAAHPERD is a 501(C)(3) not for profit organization of athletics, health, physical education, recreation, and dance professionals whose mission is "To provide advocacy, professional development, and unity for health, physical education, recreation, dance, and athletics professionals and students in order to enhance and promote the health of North Carolinians. Our vision is to be the leading organization promoting and supporting a healthier, more creative, and active North Carolina."