Best Practices in Health and Physical Education Academy - Cancelled
Stay tuned for 2021 dates!
Educators, Health and Wellness, See Stevens Point Offerings


For the health and safety of all concerned, this event has been cancelled. 

We look forward to seeing you in 2021!

Details


Develop skills to enhance your abilities to excite young people about their physical and mental health.

Registration Information


WHPE Member
  • Preconference (July 14, 2020) - $65
  • Conference (July 15-16, 2020) - $125
Non-WHPE Member 
  • Preconference (July 14, 2020) - $75
  • Conference (July 15-16, 2020) - $150
UW Student
  • Conference only (July 15-16, 2020) - $45
* Registration fees include meals and materials * Registration fees include meals and materials​ * Registration fees include meals and materials​

 ‭(Hidden)‬ July 14, 2020 | Health Pre-Conference | 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

More information to come!

 ‭(Hidden)‬ July 14, 2020 | Physical Education Pre-Conference | 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

More information to come!

 ‭(Hidden)‬ July 15-16, 2020 | Conference | Schedule at a Glance

More information to come!

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Wednesday, July 15 | Opening Keynote Speaker

Mel Hamada, MS PE Teacher

More still to come!

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Thursday, July 16 | Closing Keynote Speaker

More information to come!

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Best Practices Health and Physical Education Presenter Line-up

Currently scheduled presenters:

  • Dakota Berg-Milwaukee Public Schools
  • Cassie Brooks, 2018 Mid-West Health Teacher of the Year, IN
  • Tracy Caravella, La Crosse School District
  • ElizaBeth Chase, Fond du Lac School District
  • Mel Hamada, MS PE Teacher
  • Sandy Hagenbach, Unified School District of DePere
  • Katie Jadin, Appleton Area School District
  • Cindy Kuhrasch, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Ian Lacasse, Madison Metropolitan School District
  • Kristi Mally, Winona State University
  • Andy Milne, 2017 National Health Teacher of the Year, IL
  • Stephanie Morris, CEO, SHAPE America
  • Chris Nichols, Garland Independent School District, TX
  • Ashley Riley, Madison Metropolitan School District
  • Sue Tarr, Minnesota State University
  • Meg Whaley, Waukesha School District
  • Luke Witkowski, Youth Programs Coordinator, Department of Health Services
More still to come!

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Conference Breakout Sessions | Titles and Descriptions

More information to come!

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Sponsors and Exhibitors Welcome!


Sponsorship and exhibit space are available for the 2020 Best Practices in Health and Physical Education Conference. To learn more about sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities review the prospectus here or contact Sally Jones, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Sally.Jones@dpi.wi.gov

To apply for sponsorship or to become an exhibitor, download and complete the Sponsor/Exhibitor Application Form and email to Sally Jones, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, at Sally.Jones@dpi.wi.gov. Once your application is approved, Continuing Education staff will register your organization as an sponsor/exhibitor and email a registration confirmation to you. The registration confirmation is your invoice. Please make payments based off of the registration confirmation.

Lodging Information


 Contact the Holiday Inn Hotel and Convention Center directly for room reservations at 715-344-0200 or book online.

Fun Extras


Tuesday, July 14, 2020 | WHPE Social sponsored by Gopher | Mezzanine Bar and Commons | 4-7 p.m.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 | Social and Picnic sponsored by US Games | Bukolt Park Lodge | 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Contact Information


Additional workshop information, email Dotty.Mansavage@uwsp.edu.

Contact Sally Jones, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction at Sally.Jones@dpi.wi.gov to be added to our mailing list. 

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Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. 
Please contact Continuing Education at 715-346-3838 or uwspceweb@uwsp.edu.