While attending the 2013 AAHPERD National Convention and Exposition, be sure to stop by the Human Kinetics booth #1125 to see a variety of titles and programs. We will be offering FREE shipping (within the continental US) on all orders placed at the conference. You can also sign up to receive discounts through the HK Rewards program if you are not already a member.
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Make sure to attend presentations to learn more about Human Kinetics products:
Coordinate a Schoolwide Wellness Program with Fitness4Life Elementary
Tuesday, April 23, 2013: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Convention Center: 217BC
NASPE/Preschool and Elementary PE
Speakers: Laura L. Borsdorf, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA; and Debra Ballinger, East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, PA
Participate in Fitness4Life Elementary School activities and receive a program overview of exciting ways to integrate health and physical education into the whole school. Participants will enjoy learning fun routines to enhance fitness and healthy eating. Sample a Wellness Week, and learn how to use the materials in a Coordinated School Wellness program.
Decoding the Presidential Youth Fitness Program
Wednesday, April 24, 2013: 1:45 PM-3:00 PM
Convention Center: 208A
The Presidential Youth Fitness Program launched September 2012, and schools nationwide are making the shift to this comprehensive program that supports active living for America’s youth. Session panelists representing the five program partners will provide an in-depth look at the new program. Discover what it takes to get started, the vast array of resources available for support, plans for program updates and evaluation, and most importantly, answers to your questions. Don’t miss out!
Promoting Schoolwide Wellness: Evidence to Inform Your Practice
Thursday, April 25, 2013: 8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Convention Center: 209AB
NASPE/K-12 PE Administration
Speakers: Guy Le Masurier, Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo, BC, Canada; Dolly Lambdin, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX; and Jennifer J. Reeves, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Comprehensive school physical activity (PA) programs encourage before-school PA, classroom physical activities, quality physical education programs, and out-of-school-hour PA programs for students and parents. This session provides examples and ideas of how comprehensive PA and nutrition can be delivered based on evidence from implementing these practices in over 100 schools in Pima and Maricopa counties in Arizona. Participants will be actively engaged in the process of planning their next steps for promoting schoolwide wellness.