SHAPE VT Middle School Fitness Competition
WHAT: A battery of fitness-based events (mile run, push up, curl up and sit & reach) with both team and individual awards given out based on performance in each of the individual events. Over 30 middle schools (350 + students) competed in the 2017 competition. Learn more here.
WHEN: Thursday May 3, 2018 Registration Deadline is Friday April 27th
WHERE: Norwich University
WHY: To celebrate our middle school students fitness accomplishments and to help support SHAPE Vermont!
COST: 40.00 PER TEAM (teams of boys 5/6, girls 5/6, girls 7/8, boys 7/8)
Director: Chris Shackett, Health and PE Teacher, Hinesburg Community School
Email email@example.com #VTMSFitComp
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Call for Proposals for the 2018 SHAPE-VT Conference at the Killington Grand Hotel, October 18-19, 2018.
All submissions should be made through this online submission form linked here. The deadline for submissions is June 1, 2018.
Proposals will be evaluated on the following: Overall quality; significance to SHAPE-VT membership, including pre-professionals; relevance to health, physical education, and physical activity disciplines; and, practical applications of information.
The planner (i.e. the person initiating the proposal) will serve as the lead contact for the program. Please do not list individuals as co-presenters unless you have a definite commitment that they will be able to appear on the program with you on any of the conference days. All speakers, including co-presenters who are attending the conference must register for the SHAPE-VT Conference. The registration site will be open for discounted "early bird" registration on www.shapevt.org beginning August, 2018.
Final notification of acceptance and presentation date and time will be forwarded to you from the Conference committee by mid August.. Sessions are scheduled throughout the SHAPE-VT Conference from Thursday 8:30 am through Friday 3:30 pm. You may request presenting on a particular day, however, the committee cannot guarantee specific times or days.
Types of presentations include the following;
Regular Session (50 minutes)
In-Depth workshop (2 hours)
Laptops, LCD projectors, wireless microphones, and televisions will NOT be provided. Presentation rooms will be provided screens.
Presenters who are involved in the fields of health, physical education, recreation, and dance education must register to attend the conference. A discounted early bird option will be available beginning in August. In addition, all related travel and hotel accommodations are the presenters’ responsibility. Please explain this policy to all individuals you invite to participate on your program. Presenting at SHAPE-VT's annual conference provides you with recognition at Vermont's premier physical activity professional's meeting and the opportunity to share concerns and ideas with your peers and colleagues.
2017 SHAPE VT Conference
Our annual SHAPE-VT Conference "Building A Healthier Future" is now complete. The program and presenter notes will be posted on the Conference Notes page as they are submitted from presenters. Attendees will be provided an email invoice as accounts are paid in full.