Thanks to everyone who helped to make the 2016 DAHPERD conference a success!
Another successful conference for 2016!
All of our presenters were awesome. Our participants were enthusiastic and open to new ideas. It was a great conference.
During the next few weeks, we hope to have all of the presenter’s handouts posted on our website for your reference. And some new photos too!
Conference 2016 Details
Bob Martin, DAHPERD President, Bruce Fluck and Miesha Green from the American Heart Association take time out for a picture and a smile
Friday, October 7, 2016
7 a.m. Registration Opens
DAHPERD 2016 Conference Program
8 to 8:45 a.m. Convention Opening & Awards Presentation
(coffee, tea & juice will be served)
Come Early for Parking!
Delaware State University
Be a Presenter and Share Your Expertise
John Smith, Flaghouse Consultant and presenter keeps the participants active and learning while enjoying the session
Complete the Call for Proposals form by September 20.
Recognize a Colleague for their Outstanding Teaching.
Sandy Hudson, Elementary School Physical Education TEACHER OF THE YEAR, from Christina School District (Downes Elementary School)
Nominate an Exceptional Teacher for Teacher of the Year for 2016. The Teacher of the Year Nomination Form must be completed by September 17.
Every year, DAHPERD is proud to honor exemplary teachers from all across the state by selecting one Teacher of the Year from six different categories. Read more about the Teacher of the Year Award…
Take advantage of the Early Bird Special
Angela Shorter, DAHPERD’s Executive Director
Registration received PRIOR to 09/28/16 at midnight is eligible for a boxed lunch.
Walk-Ins will be accepted on the day of the conference.
Meisha Green, American Heart Association Youth Market Director attends to the AHA initiatives in the exhibits area
Reserve your place for another exciting DAHPERD Conference.
Harry Lawson Receives DAHPERD 2015 Presidential Award
Harry Lawson (right), received the Delaware AHPERD Presidential Award. Introducing his award is John Smith, Flaghouse Consultant and Dahperd presenter.
Harry Lawson received the Delaware AHPERD Presidential Award for years of outstanding service to DAHPERD from Dr. Bob Martin, president of DAHPERD and Department Chair at Delaware State University.
Harry has been one of the main reasons the Delaware convention has been growing each year.
Photos from Past Conferences
John L. Smith, Educational Consultant, FlagHouse Inc., presented 3 different sessions and electrified Delaware teachers with high experience and expertise
DAHPERD Convention participants enjoy an active session in the Delaware State University multi-million dollar Wellness and Recreation Center
Lauren Shanklin, DAHPERD Executive Board Member and Delaware physical education teacher, has a perplexed look during this cup stacking presentation
The rugby session, presented by Bob Weir, kept the participants active. Remember to check out the Rugby website for free and exceptional resources
Peter Moran, 2012 Middle School Physical Education TEACHER OF THE YEAR, from Caesar Rodney School District (Fifer Middle School)
DAHPERD’s keynote speaker, Rick Howard does double duty in the exhibit area with Fizika’s President and Co-Founder, Martha Harris
Jessica Hudson, Dance Education TEACHER OF THE YEAR, from Indian River School District (Sussex Central High School)
Noel Duckworth, Director of Training and Prevention at the Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence, presents ‘A Cure for Violence’
The Delaware Council on Gambling Problems set up shop in our exhibits area
DAHPERD Student Leaders enjoying some pizza at the Student Leader Development Conference
Who says you can’t get a good workout using stretch bands…
Brian Pettyjohn 2012 Student Leader.
Conference participants enjoying the sessions
Rick Howard, M. Ed., CSCS, from the Fizika Group (guest speaker) opened the 2012 Convention with some interesting and informative facts about our Delaware students