Register: Pump Up P.E.: Promote Health, Learning & Lifelong Fitness – Central/Southern IL


Training Opportunity

The Illinois Public Health Institute is bringing our FREE, one-day trainings for physical educators to central and southern Illinois.Quate_Black

Update: As of 11/1 we still have two spots left in the 11/2 Moline training! Otherwise, all central/southern trainings are now full. Sign up to receive updates about any future trainings here.

Please note: This is the same training that was offered last year. If you already attended, no need to do so again unless you want a refresher.

Trainings run from 8:30am-3pm.

6.5 Professional Development hours are available.

Download a flyer about the trainings here.

Watch a CBS video about this project here.


Physical educators who attend this one-day training will learn about:

– Recent P.E. developments in Illinois

– Recent revisions to State Learning Standards (SLS) on Physical Development & Health – including a thorough review of the SLS

– Benefits of Enhanced P.E. for students’ health and academic achievement

Physical educators will leave the training with practical, immediately-applicable strategies, and tools & resources to:

– Increase moderate-to-vigorous activity levels in classes using modified games and classroom management procedures

– Use backwards design to align curriculum with State Learning Standards

– Administer the fitness tests that will be required in IL starting in the 2016‐17 academic year

– Understand what to do with fitness data – keys to meaningful implementation

– Teach the brain/body connection – getting students to ‘own’ their fitness

– Champion P.E. and wellness efforts in their schools, districts and communities

2016-17 Schedule

Date General Location Specific Location Level (Elem/Middle/High)
Wednesday, November 2 General area: Quad Cities East Moline School District #37- Administration Building. 3451 Morton Drive, East Moline, IL 61244 All
Now full!  Tuesday, December 13 General area: Carbondale Southern Illinois University, Davies Hall- MC 4310, Carbondale, IL 62901, Level: All All
Now full! Wednesday, December 14 General area: Effingham Amelia Carriel Junior High, 451 N 7 Hills Rd, O’Fallon, IL 62269 All
Now full! Wednesday, January 18 General area: St. County Amelia Carriel Junior High, 451 N 7 Hills Rd, O’Fallon, IL 62269 All
Now full! Thursday, January 19 General area: Bloomington Regional Office of Education #17, 200 W. Front Street, Suite 324, Bloomington, IL 61704



The Pump Up P.E. training program was originally developed with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention through the Healthy HotSpot initiative led by the Cook County Department of Public Health. Funding for these trainings has been made possible by a grant from the Illinois Department of Public Health.


Register: Downstate Pump Up P.E. Trainings - 2016-17 School Year

Part 1 of 4: Educator Contact Information

Part 2 of 4: District/School/Level Information

Part 3 of 4: Select training choices (1st choice and 2nd choice)

Part 4 of 4: Point of Contact

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