Indiana Association for Health, Physical Activity, Recreation, and Dance  
Celebrating a century of advancing professional practice, promoting health and physical education, physical activity, fitness, dance, and sport.

A professional education association for teachers, administrators, researchers, coaches, college students and other professionals who are dedicated to the promotion of quality health, physical education, sport, dance, and fitness in public and private schools, colleges and universities, and community agencies throughout Indiana.

State Affiliate of SHAPE America

Trending at #INAHPERD

Indianapolis, IN (Nov 2-3)

The largest Indiana event for Health and Physical Educators. Over 100 great professional development sessions. Register online by October 20th.

New Funds for Health and PE

Title IV, Part A grants ($10K - $100K) applications being accepted by the Indiana DOE through October 16th. Health and PE programs qualify.

Plan your 2017-18 JRFH/HFH event

Everything you need to be a Jump Rope/Hoops for Heart Hero

Centennial Celebration

Check out the blog of activities around Indiana to celebrate #INAHPERD100. You won't want to miss the Centennial Celebration at the state conference (November 2).

Walk with a Doc

A doctor gives a brief presentation and leads participants on a walk at their own pace. Healthy snacks and blood pressure checks are also standard. Over 18 locations in Indiana.

Meet your 2017 Teachers of the Year

Collegiate scholarship winners and association award recipients

Catherine Wolf Scholarships

One student from each Indiana college/university can get a free membership/conference registration and a stipend. Apply by October 1.

Historical Tidbit #4

In the 1930's, the association developed a partnership with the Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) and a dozen other related state associations.

Why I Belong

Kayla Negley, Greenwood High School
"I started attending the state conference as a college student. The professional development opportunities are priceless.

Dan Tennessen, Avondale Meadows Academy
"There has never been a more exciting time for our profession now that health / physical education is part of a well-rounded education.