MISSISSIPPI ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION, AND DANCE WELCOMES YOU
It starts with us! Make it happen! Make it matter!
The Mississippi Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (MAHPERD) is a professional organization of Mississippi educators, administrators, coaches, and young professionals involved in all aspects of health, physical education, recreation, and dance.
MAHPERD serves as an advocate for quality programs that encourage healthy, physically active lifestyles. This ongoing pursuit of MAHPERD’s mission is facilitated by providing HPERD-related professional development and networking opportunities through:
Annual MAHPERD State-wide Convention
Specialty Focused Workshops
HPERD Resource Links via the Website
Online Newsletter and the MAHPERD Journal
Opportunities for Legislative Advocacy
Jump Rope for Heart/Hoops for Heart. (The JRFH/HFH program can provide money for P.E. equipment.)
Grants provided through MAHPERD and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation
You Can Make a Difference
Your support is important to our work at Mississippi Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. There are many ways you can contribute towards our causes, and every little bit that you commit goes a long way in helping us fulfill our mission. Learn more about how you can get involved and take advantage of the opportunity to do some good.
CALL FOR PAPERS
THE MAHPERD E-JOURNAL IS PREPARING TO PUBLISH ITS LATEST EDITION IN AUGUST OF 2019. WE ARE NOW ACCEPTINE MANUSCRIPTS FOR REVIEW. PLEASE SEE THE SUBMISSION GUIDELINES.
True enjoyment comes from actitivity of the mind & exercise of the body; the two are ever united. - Humboldt