Register now: Oct. P.E. webinars on new standards

Enhancing P.E. in Illinois: An Overview of New Learning Standards and Physical Education Requirements When: Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 11:30AM-12PM – REGISTER HERE Enhancing P.E. in Illinois: Tips for Implementing the New Learning Standards for Physical Development and Health When: Thursday, October 9, 2014, 2:00PM-3:00PM – REGISTER HERE Download the webinars announcement flyer and help spread […]

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Governor Quinn Signs IAPO-Supported PE Improvement Bills

Chicago, IL- August 4, 2014— Today, Governor Quinn signed two important bills that will improve physical education (P.E.) in Illinois schools to help students become fit for life. Professionally trained P.E. and health teachers will be recognized as “highly qualified,” similar to teachers of other subjects, under SB 3274, sponsored by Sen. Linda Holmes and […]

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September 2014 All-IAPO Conference

CALLING ALL IAPO PARTNERS: ADVANCING OBESITY PREVENTION IN ILLINOIS: EMERGING ISSUES, BEST PRACTICES AND ADVOCACY OPPORTUNITIES ALL-IAPO CONFERENCE, SEPTEMBER 17-18TH, 2014 BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL, ILLINOIS Registration is now closed but limited on-site registration will be available so please email limited on-site registration will be available so please email Sarah.Chusid@iphionline.org  if you’re interested. This fall, partners from across the state […]

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All-IAPO Conference, Sept 17-18

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN CALLING ALL IAPO PARTNERS: ADVANCING OBESITY PREVENTION IN ILLINOIS: EMERGING ISSUES, BEST PRACTICES AND ADVOCACY OPPORTUNITIES ALL-IAPO CONFERENCE, SEPTEMBER 17-18TH, 2014 BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL, ILLINOIS Registration is now closed but limited on-site registration will be available so please email limited on-site registration will be available so please email Sarah.Chusid@iphionline.org  if you’re interested. This fall, partners from […]

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IAPO Legislative Wrap Up – Spring 2014

For the first time this year, the Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity (IAPO) pursued a legislative agenda in Springfield. We are thrilled to report success in both of our priority areas and thank all of our IAPO partners for supporting these initiatives in a variety of ways: Physical Education Both IAPO-supported bills to enhance physical education passed […]

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