NHAHPERD


Reward those outstanding professionals!

Please participate by nominating your colleagues for an award. It’s simple…

1. Send an email to Mary Ellen Alger, NHAHPERD Awards Chair – mealger@nec.edu
2. In the email, please include the full name of your nominee, his/her contact information, professional role/title, and his/her school/organization.

Nominate individuals for any of the following categories:

AwardBrief DescriptionColumn 3Column 4Column 5Column 6Column 7Column 8Column 9Criteria
Teacher of the Year-
Physical Education: Elementary, Middle, High School
Presented to a physical educator who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization related to teaching physical education
Current NHAHPERD Member. Certified, full time physical educator with 5 or more years of service.
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Teacher of the Year-
Health Education: Elementary, Middle, High School
Presented to a health educator who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization related to teaching health education
Current NHAHPERD Member. Certified, full time health educator with 5 or more years of service.

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Outstanding Professional Award for Recreation, Dance, Health or College Teaching
Given annually to a recreation, dance, health, or college teaching professional who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization.
Current NHAHPERD Member, with 5 or more years of service in field
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Outstanding Professional Award for Adapted Physical EducationGiven annually to an adapted physical educator who has made significant contributions to forwarding the objectives of the NHAHPERD organization.Column 3Column 4Column 5Column 6Column 7Column 8Column 9Current NHAHPERD Member. Certified, full time physical educator with 5 or more years of service. Also have a minimum of 50% total teaching responsibility in physical education
Lilyan B. Wright Service AwardRecognizes an individual or organization making a significant contribution to NHAHPERDColumn 3Column 4Column 5Column 6Column 7Column 8Column 9NHAHPERD Member
NHAHPERD Meritorious Achievement AwardRecognizes professionals who best exemplify exceptional and outstanding contributions to their respective disciplines. The recipient receives New Hampshire Excellence in Education Award in recognition of their leadership throughout the state during the “EDies” DOE annual celebration in June.Column 3Column 4Column 5Column 6Column 7Column 8Column 9Nominee must have been a professional member of NHAHPERD for 7 years. Nominee is recognized for achievements from the elementary, middle school (junior high), secondary or college/ university level. Nominee must have had 7 years of active involvement in the discipline for which the award will be granted. Nominee must have active involvement at the local, state or district level.