Convention 2020
Tinley Park Convention Center
December 3 - 4, 2020
  • Presentation Application +
    Apply to be a presenter at next year's convention.

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  • DuPage County Institute +


    February 28, 2020


    Naperville North High School

    The lineup of speakers this year promises to provide another outstanding program. The day will provide many other outstanding presentations with a well-rounded program for Physical Education, Health and Driver Education.

    If you have never attended a DuPage County Institute, it is a day you will not want to miss. We will also have over 40 vendors anxious to display their products. 

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  • Midstate Conference +


    March 9, 2020


    Illinois State University

    Got Inclusion? Success for Everybody and Every Body

    For session information and registration, click the button below.

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Teachers of the Year 2019-2020

Matthew Bobek
Rachel Erb
Young Professional P.E.

Andy Pickett       
High School P.E.

Mike Graham  
Elementary P.E.

Katie Kritek  

Mike Gedville  
Adventure Ed.

Grants & Scholarships

  • Do you have an idea for your program that will greatly benefit your students but don't have the funds needed for equipment? Apply for an IAHPERD Program Enhancement Grant and you may get the money needed to get your program going?

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  • Junior and Senior undergraduates are eligible for one of six scholarships.

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  • If you are doing research linked to the K-12 age group and in relation to HPERD, grant opportunities are available

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  • Professional members currently working in the fields of HPERD can apply for a scholarship that will pay for them to attend the annual SHAPE America Conference

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