About SHAPE Florida
SHAPE Florida is a 501(c)3 organization as defined in the Internal Revenue Code.
In fulfilling our exempt status, the vision of SHAPE Florida is -
Our mission is to transform communities by inspiring lifelong healthy behaviors. In fulfilling our mission, our purpose is to advance and advocate for high quality, professional practice in health and physical education, physical activity, and sport that promotes healthy, active lifestyles for Florida’s children, youth and adults.
Join us each year
SHAPE Florida Annual Fall Convention
SHAPE Florida holds an annual fall convention to provide professional development for its members. This event provides teachers with standards based instruction on best pedagogical practices, assessment, inclusion, health and wellness.
FREE regional workshops are offered during the summer throughout the state providing professional development opportunities.
SHAPE Florida supports and participates in Children’s Week at the Capitol, provides representatives to speak at school district events, advocates for quality health and physical education instruction during legislative sessions and collaborates with 120 coalition partners to ensure that healthy habits, physical activity and overall wellness are integral parts of educating the whole child.