Your leading member-based professional association advocating for quality health & physical education curriculum, supporting professional learning of teachers and promoting active and healthy lifestyles for all Australians.
ACHPER provides programs and services that support continuing development of knowledge, skills and professional practice, focussing primarily on health education, physical education and recreation. Through this, ACHPER will serve members and other stakeholders who value lifelong physical activity and health.Read More
ACHPER National is pleased to announce the launch of the 2017 30th ACHPER International Conference website at www.achper2017.com.
The website contains all the information you will need to know regarding the conference and Canberra including confirmed keynote speakers, Fritz Duras Memorial Lecturer, program schedule, abstract submissions and more.Read More
In celebration of the health and wellbeing of young children across Australia, ACHPER held its annual National Health and Physical Education (HPE) Day on Wednesday September 14 in 2016.
This year's day focused on encouraging communities to get involved as part of a theme celebrated over three consecutive years from 2014 - 2016 being; Good for Children, Good for Schools, Good for Communities.Read More
Sport is a great platform to build optimism and resilience in students which can potentially provide greater performance in the classroom and in other aspects of their life. Positive Sports Coaching™ is an approach that has been developed to use the science of positive psychology which focuses on strength development and athlete well-being.Read More
ACHPER is pleased to announce that we are a ACT Teacher Quality Institute (TQI) accredited provider.
We pleased to inform all interested delegates that our September 16, 'Unpacking and Implementing the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education' workshop has been approved as a TQI accredited program for 5 hours. ACHPER is due to commence relevant steps to ensure that our 2017 International Conference, to be held in Canberra, is also a ACT TQI accredited program.Read More