Welcome to the West Virginia Association for Healthy, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.  We exist to help promote and enhance professional practice by providing opportunities for professional growth and development.  Our members are a collaborative body of pre-professional, professional, and retired educators with a mission to make West Virginia a healthy place to work, live and play through quality health and physical education.

Classroom teachers, P.E., Health, and Dance Educators and University Students, join us for this year’s conference, October 17-18, 2019 at the Charleston Marriott Town Center!

Preregistration online discount applies until October 7, 2019.  After this date attendees will have to register on site at standard registration rates.

Reserve a room at the WVAHPERD Attendee Room Rate until Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at the following link:  https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1555347569954&key=GRP&app=resvlink

Registered guests will receive complimentary in-room wifi and complimentary parking.
Don’t forget to wear clothes that you can move in as many sessions include light activity.

Join us for the 2019 WVAHPERD Convention – October 17-18, 2019

Professional Member


Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance Educators
Related Higher Education Professionals

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Retired Member


Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance Educators
Related Higher Education Professionals

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Student Member


Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance Education majors
Students may be undergraduate or graduate

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WVAHPERD would like to welcome other professionals including CLASSROOM TEACHERS to participate in this years convention.

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Thank you sponsors…

2019 State Convention

WVAHPERD #2019 is coming to the Charleston Marriott, October 17-18, 2019.  Register today to attend a variety of sessions, visit with vendors, and collaborate with other professionals across the state.

Graduate Credit Available

Non-degree graduate credit, provided by Concord University, is available at this years conference.in Charleston, WV.  Attendees may register for 3-hours credit for only $99.  Please click the link below to download the syllabus and application for credit. Visit our registration table at the conference with questions or concerns.
Credit is good for re-certification purposes.

Become a Member

Being a member of WVAHPERD is easy and opens up the door to professional growth.  Members enjoy collaboration with other professionals across the state, access to resources, opportunities to serve and more! Benefits also include general liability coverage up to $1,000,000.