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.
On January 10 2014, the Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne, announced a review of the Australian Curriculum led by Professor Ken Wiltshire AO and Dr Kevin Donnelly.
ACHPER will be actively involved with processes around the Students First review and advocating for the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education.
ACHPER’s National Board and Branches has contributed to this process across all four foci as outlined on the Students First site.Read More
The Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA) has made the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education for Foundation - Year 10 available on the Australian Curriculum website.
This follows a decision by the Council of federal, state and territory education ministers in November 2013 that the Health and Physical Education curriculum should be made available to states and territories for their use. It is important to note that at this stage Health and Physical Education is still awaiting final endorsement by the Ministers.Read More
Looking for new resources to reinvigorate your teaching in 2014?
The ACHPER Bookshop's 2014/15 HPE Catalogue highlights the most popular titles currently available in the areas of primary, secondary, self-development, teacher education, sport and recreation, and dance.
Read more to view the electronic version, or request a complimentary hard copy. ACHPER Members receive 10% off all orders placed.Read More
ACHPER is pleased to announce that the 29th ACHPER International Conference will be held in Adelaide, South Australia from Monday April 13 to Wednesday April 15 2015.
Please mark these dates in your diary and watch out for the abstract call for papers, posters and workshops. Access the peer reviewed conference proceedings from the past three ACHPER International Conferences, which demonstrate the quality of the conference content and research presented at ACHPER International Conferences.Read More