NJAHPERD is dedicated to advancing quality health education, physical education, recreation, dance education, and athletics through professional development, programming, advocacy, and collegial exchange.  The Association promotes responsibility and development of healthy active lifestyles for New Jersey’s students, educators and community members.

Membership is open to health education teachers, physical education teachers, college/university faculty, future professionals, retirees, coaches, recreation professionals, individuals and organizations who share our mission.  Members are encouraged to take active roles in NJAHPERD through leadership and volunteer positions in our organization.
NJAHPERD Introduction Video