Professional Development

Physical Education Professional Development


Be sure to scroll to the end of this site for documents from past trainings.

October 17, 2013 | 8am-3pm  Gopher Sponsored Training featuring Pangrazi
Benjamin E. Mays International Magnet School

Rondo Building
560 Concordia Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55103 

Learn from fellow Minnesota PE teachers about the newest curriculum,
fitness trends, nutrition games, and assessment techniques.

Special Keynote Address by:
Dr. Robert Pangrazi                

  • FREE to all licensed Minnesota
    Physical Education teachers
  • Earn 5 hours of Continuing
    Education credits
  • Lunch will be provided
  • RSVP no later than September 16th
    phone: 800-847-5331 Ext. 1311 -or- email:
BRING PE APP here for examples or here 
PEGEEK  or PEGEEK part 2
Opening Week -TUESDAY, August 27, 2013
Secondary PE Ipad training
When: August 27th 7:30-11:30am
Where:  Plato Training Room 1
Elementary Ipad Training
When:  August 27th  12:30 pm-3:30 pm
Where:  Plato Training Room 1
Opening Week:  Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
Red cross Cpr/first Aid/AED recertification (recerts only, this is not a class)
When:  August 28th  7:30-11:30
Where: Minneapolis Red Cross on west river parkway
Please do not be late!!
Opening Week: Wednesday, August 28th. 2013
Red Cross Professional Rescuer CPR recertifcation
When:  August 28th  7:30- 11:30
Where:  MPLS red cross building, 1201 west river pkwy
Please do not be late!!

District Physical Education Professional Learning Community (PLC)  2013-2014
When:  TBD
Where: TBD
Local and State Professional Development

Yoga Calm Trainings click here

MNAHPERD Fall Conference
When:  November 7 and 8th
Where:  Wayzata High School
Click here for more information about registration
Wisconsin AAHPERD
October 23-25
Country Springs Hotel, Water Park-Conference Center
2810 Golf Rd.
PO Box 2269
Waukesha, WI 53187
(262) 547-0201
Click here for registration information
37th Annual MN DAPE Conference. 
September 26-27
Camp Friendship  Annandale, MN
We are very excited to announce that this years conference will be held at Camp Friendship which is just a few
miles from our previous site of 36 years. Camp Friendship will allow for greater use of Technology for the
conference as well as wonderful accommodations. The Camp is half way between Annandale and I-94 just
off State Hwy. 24.  Come join us in our new digs, Conference Chairs Heidi Fisher
and Pete Westby and the MN DAPE Leadership Committee have another great conference planned. Click Here for registration

Youth Intervention Programs Association Professional Development

2013 Community Mental Health Conference
Click here for more details.
Online Mental Health Education Online Course (meets MN teaching relicensure criteria)
• Overview of common children’s mental health disorders
• Suggestions for interventions used in classroom settings
• Takes just 2-3 hours online
Click here for course information.
Webinar: Incorporate Stress Management Into Your Everyday Life
Click here for more details
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports Online Course
This on-line course provides an overview of PBIS, an evidence-based framework to improve student behavior by recording data, choosing areas of intervention, rewarding positive behavior, measuring the impact of interventions, and adjusting adult behavior based on outcome information. Online videos Click here for more information.
Research-based, public health organization dedicated to creating, implementing, and evaluating programs that promote lifelong wellness. SPARK strives to improve the health of children, adolescents, and adults by disseminating evidence-based Physical Education, After School, Early Childhood, and Coordinated School Health programs to teachers and recreation leaders serving Pre-K through 12th grade students. Each SPARK program fosters environmental and behavioral change by providing a coordinated package of highly active curriculum, on-site teacher training, extensive follow-up support, and content-matched equipment.

National Dance Association Conferences click here
National Physical Education Teacher Education Conference (PETE) register here.


AAHE Online Health Education Webinars - Webinars are developed for health education professionals, students, and the general public. Topics include: nutrition, health education internships, mental health, school health, and much more.  Click here to see what is available for .  Examples of courses offered this year are listed below:

NASPE NEW E-LEarning Webinar Series- Click here for full list of webinars.

National Coaching Association
Workshops and Trainings click here.
other NASPE CONFERENCES/Workshops/Trainings click here





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