CAHPERD and SCAPE present:
The 47th National Adapted PE Conference
Westin Gaslamp Quarter - San Diego
November 8-10, 2018
Begins Thursday, November 8th at 2pm, and officially ends Saturday, November 10th at 12:30pm.
Westin Gaslamp, San Diego
910 Broadway Cir, San Diego, CA 92101
To book your room online - click the button on the right or call Phone: 1-800-westin-1 or 1(800) 937-8461 & Identify CAHPERD to obtain the group rate of: $169.00 Single & Double; $189 Triple; $209 Quad *plus applicable taxes and fees. Group rate available until October 15, 2018. Subject to availability.
Martin Block is a Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at the University of Virginia where he teaches courses in adapted physical education. He is the author of over 75 peer-reviewed articles, 20 chapters in books, and 5 books on adapted physical education and including A Teachers’ Guide to Including Students with Disabilities in General Physical Education. Professor Block is the Editor of the Journal Palaestra, he is President of the International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity(IFAPA), and he is past-president of the National Consortium for Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities (NCPEID).
Alex Montoya is an award-winning author, speaker, and life coach. His diverse career has included time with the San Diego Padres organization, San Diego Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, appearing in two major-motion films, and carrying the Olympic Torch in 1996. In 2015, he founded his own business, A-MOtivational Communications, which produces inspirational books and talks, and guides students on their college essays. Alex holds degrees from the University of Notre Dame and the University of San Francisco. Alex’s message is about overcoming obstacles to succeed in business, education, and community service. Drawing on his experiences as a triple amputee from birth, Alex blends emotion and humor into his presentations. He has authored four books: Swinging for the Fences (2008), The Finish Line (2012) See the Good (2016), Wolfpack (2017).
Chris Ahrens- SDUSD APE Teacher
Scott McNamara- Creator of the podcast “Keep Calm and Think Adapted”
Lara Brickhouse- SHAPE National Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year
Pre-registration - Deadline 10/22/18
Register by clicking button on the right.
Pre-registration fees for this three day event are as follows:
SHAPE or other state HPERD member attendees wishing to register at the member rate, must submit a registration form by mail, fax or email. (Online registration will default to the non-member rate.)
Prices increase on 10/23/18. Professional Members and non-members price will increase by $60. Students and retired members price will increase by $10. Pre-registrations will NOT be accepted after 10/23/18 (not online or by mail, fax or email). If you've missed the pre-registration deadline, we still welcome you to the conference, we won't turn anyone away! Please arrive and register at the conference registration booth.