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
Oregon SHAPE - state association for HPE
Suzanne HiddeDept of Ed HPE Specialist, 503-947-5960
Jennifer Young, Dept of Health PA Specialist, 971-673-0245

Oregon Department of Education
ESSA Information 
Oregon Department of Education 
Department of Education, Physical Education

Education Stakeholders
Chief State School Officer
Oregon PTA
Oregon School Administrators
Oregon Elementary Principals  
Oregon Secondary School Administrators  
Oregon ASCD
Governor Kate Brown

UPDATED 5/09/2017
Questions? Contact advocacy@shapeamerica.org
 

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