The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) identifies school health and physical education (HPE) as part of a student’s well-rounded education, giving every HPE teacher an opportunity to elevate their program and gain support from their school and local community. ESSA requires broad stakeholder engagement in order to implement comprehensive and effective state and school district plans. Key contacts and stakeholder groups from your state are listed below. 

Key Contacts
Delaware AHPERD - state association for HPE
Dusty Shockley
, Dept of Ed PE Specialist, 302-735-4180
Peggy Enslen, Dept of Ed Health Specialist , 302-735-4180 
Laura Saperstein, Dept of Health PA Specialist, 302-744-1011

Delaware Department of Education
ESSA Information 
Delaware Department of Education 
Department of Education, Physical Education  

Education Stakeholders
Chief State School Officer
Delaware PTA
Governor John Carney

UPDATED 5/09/2017
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