Breakout EDU: 5 Components of Fitness Superhero Training

Today, in my physical education class, I attempted my first Breakout EDU and it was awesome! Breakout EDU is an immersive learning experience where students have to work together to solve puzzles to open a locked box. You can learn more by checking out the Breakout EDU website here. I first learned about Breakout EDU from a conversation I had with Justin Schleider on Voxer. I remember him telling me that Breakout EDU was something many educators around the country were trying out and I was very intrigued. The idea comes from… Read More

Student-Centered Innovation with Andy Milne

Andy Milne is a health and physical education teacher originally from London, England, who currently teaches at New Trier High School in Illinois. At New Trier High School, Andy has implemented a number of student-centered innovative practices to help motivate and engage his students. As a result, he was recently named SHAPE America Midwest Health Teacher of the Year and is now in the running for SHAPE America National Health Teacher of the Year.   I was fortunate enough to have a chance to interview Andy as an extension to his International… Read More

Global PhysEd Voxcast interviews keynote speakers at #PEInstitute16

I am very pleased and excited to announce the new partnership between PHYSEDagogy and the Global PhysEd Voxcast. The Global PhysEd Voxcast is a podcast that is dedicated to providing health and physical education teachers around the world a platform to learn and share best practices.  We use the Voxer application to showcase some of the top educators in our field and attempt to analyze their success.  The Global PhysEd Voxcast has included topics such as standards-based instruction, neuroscience, mindfulness, and social justice.  We attempt to bring you topical issues that will improve your teaching and ultimately… Read More