MNSHAPE is a school-based professional association that provides professional services and resources for teachers, organizations, and individuals who provide quality programs. MNSHAPE is dedicated to improving the skills, knowledge, health, and well-being of all Minnesota students.
Helps shape policy, defining and supporting comprehensive school health and physical education programs.
Links state health, physical education, recreation, and dance leaders with each other.
Works to forge school/family, community linkages in support of school health, physical education, recreation, and dance programs.
Fosters professional growth and the development of leadership and advocacy skills.
Provides leadership in an effort to link colleges and universities to school districts for innovation and improvement in curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
Provides a supportive network of professional and social relationships for teacher and school personnel concerned about the health and well-being of Minnesota students.
Honors and recognizes individuals, schools, and organizations that have demonstrated outstanding contributions to improving programs to all students’ achievements.
Works with national, state, and local organizations on school health, physical education, and wellness issues.