NJAHPERD structure provides leadership opportunities in elected positions and committees. Student leadership opportunities exist in elected positions and workshop organization.  American Heart Association's Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart Coordinator opportunities.

Over 100 quality program sessions on professional practices and updates.  Professional Development Hours awarded.

Adapted Conference, Hands On Health Conference, Regional Workshops, Future Professionals Workshops.

Members are recognized for professional excellence through various awards. Included are the Honor Award, Distinguished  Leadership, Professional Achievement, Outstanding Elementary, Middle, High School and College/University and Adapted Teacher of the Year, Healthy Student Lifestyle Award, and Exemplary High School Award.

There are three ways to join or renew your NJAHPERD membership:

 1.   Include membership with registration to a NJAHPERD Professional Development Event

 2.   Online Registration (Membership only)

 3.    Download, complete and mail paper form  Membership Form

Future Professional Membership
Future Professional (students enrolled in full-time undergraduate program)Membership has changed from a one year membership to a ONE TIME registration fee while the student is an undergraduate. Membership expires at graduation.

NEW 1st year teacher Membership
First year teachers are eligible for a 2 year membership for $50.
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