Welcome to SHAPE Vermont!
The Society of Health and Physical Educators of Vermont represents over 350 professional and pre-professional members in the fields of health and physical education. The society's goal is to help members throughout the year by providing training opportunities and presenting material of importance to them. Each fall an annual conference is held, which offers knowledge about exceptional programs, grants, new state guidelines and services for our members.SHAPE VT has a VOLUNTEER member-based Board who spend countless hours each year serving the society membership. Our services include the following;
- Communicating with the media to educate various target groups about physical education and health programs in the public schools.
- Developing of a schedule for a two-day annual fall conference.
- Planning various workshops offered throughout the year.
- Developing state-level leadership for our profession.
- E-Blast alerts to communicate news and advocacy with our membership.
- Disseminating the latest information from the Vermont Agency of Education and SHAPE America
- Recognizing fellow colleagues through awards recognition at our Annual Awards Banquet.
- Obtaining and distributing grant and scholarships to improve school programs and one's practice. Listen here to our SHAPE VT Public Service Announcement
SHAPE Vermont Supports Physical Education As A Core Subject - May, 2018
Faced with an ever-changing educational landscape, states and the Federal government have been working to determine the future needs of our children. Like other states, Vermont has grappled with the question: What are the proficiencies necessary to develop the citizens of the future? Please read the entire press release here.
Latest News & Events
- January Linking Health and Learning newsletter
- SHAPE America Convention Events for Eastern District members in Tampa
- Vermont Physical Education Assessment Preprofessional's workshop in March
- Vermont Special Olympics Updates
- Equipment grants available
- Register for SHAPE America's SPEAK Out! Day: March 5-6, 2019
- Help Administrators Kick the Habit – Health and PE are not “Specials”
- Volunteer opening: Call for SHAPE VT Treasurer