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2020-2021 Events

2021 MAHPERD Virtual Spring Conference
Friday, March 26th

For registration and more information

Spring Conference Registration List

Maximum 11 PDPs

The Annual Award's Banquet has been postponed to a date to be determined in the Fall of 2021.

International School Health Education Conference
Pulblick House Inn & Country Lodge
Sturbridge, MA
August 4 & 5, 2021

Congratulations to the new members of the

2020-2021 MAHPERD Executive Board!

MAHPERD Executive Board Mtgs
Monday, September 14
Monday, October 5
Monday, January 11, 2021
Monday, February 8 , 2021
Monday, March 8, 2021
Monday, April 5, 2021
Monday, May 3, 2021

About Us


2021 MAHPERD Virtual Spring Conference
Friday, March 26th

The Spring Conference will be Virtual on Zoom like the Fall Convention. This will be a day starting with a keynote session for all, followed by 2 sessions per hour for a total of 11 sessions. Each registered participant will get the links to each session and have the opportunity to view the recorded sessions for up to a month after the conference totaling 11 PDPs following a completed evaluation form.

For registration and more information

Spring Conference Registration List

Maximum 11 PDPs

Jeffrey Bartett - Holten Richmond Middle School (Danvers, MA) has been selected as the 2021 SHAPE America Eastern District Health Education Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations to Jeff on this very well deserved honor and recognition! All of the district award winners can be found here.

ZOOM Conference Sessions Resources and Notes. 

OVID-19 At-Home Teaching and Learning Resources

If you are looking for resources for the development of online teaching we have compiled a list.

Click here for a list of At Home Teaching and Learning Resources

Membership Information

Categories of membership are: professional, student, retired, and life.
Institutional membership offers individual professionals from the same district, school/college/agency or department the opportunity for substantial dues savings.

Membership List for 2020-2021

Institutional Memberships

Tweet About Your Experiences!

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In Memoriam

Dr Pat McDiarmid

Sheryl Hall

Miss the Gym? Creative Ways to Exercise At Home!

The student teachers of Springfield College have created an exercise video for you to utilize as a useful resource in order to get in your physical activity for the day anywhere and anytime!


92nd Annual MAHPERD Convention Call for Proposals!

November 1-2, 2021
DCU Convention Center, Worcester, MA

All Call for Proposals DUE by May 3rd, 2021

**This conference will be planned as an “in person” conference until further notice and all will be notified in accordance with CDC and MA Department of Public Health State Guidelines in regards to Covid-19. We will keep you informed via the MAHPERD website and E-blasts.

MAHPERD invites you to submit a proposal to present one or more program sessions at our 2021 Annual State Convention. All those submitting proposals to present will be contacted with notification of selection by September 1, 2021. Late proposals may be submitted, but will be accepted on an “as needed” basis only. Presenters must be current members and must register as a conference participant. ***MAHPERD is not responsible for handouts. Handouts will not be placed on the website as per MAHPERD policy. All handouts are the responsibility of the presenter.


Kids in Motion!

MAHPERD Fundraiser for Schools & Charities!

Kids in Motion Participating Schools

Bournedale Elementary School - Run for Fun!

George Mitchell Elementary School - Disco Dollars


Professional Employment

Chelmsford Public Schools
K-4 Elementary PE maternity leave position this Spring.

Reading Public Schools
A .6 Health maternity leave position at the middle school

Braintree High School
LongTerm PESub


Professional Development

Looking for high quality online courses this fall? SHAPE America and Cambridge College have established a collaboration where SHAPE members can enroll in credited courses in the Skills-Based health/SEL program for only $399.00.

REACH Beyond Domestic Violence