Becoming an Unplugged Educator — Why I Said Goodbye to Social Media as a Professional

As I currently sit at my gate at the Tampa International Airport waiting for my flight back to Oregon, I find myself finally committing the time to a post that has been a long time coming. I think the transformational nature of the SHAPE America National Convention and how inclusive it felt (kudos to Judy LoBianco for her leadership and the work that SHAPE America put in for pulling it off) finally is giving me the moral courage to publish after discussing this blog post for what has seemed like months with… Read More

Distracted Learning and Why You Should Put Down Your Phone

“Where does a giver go to get? Where does a filler go to be filled?” — Mac Let that quote sit with you for a minute.  Does it resonate?  Most of you probably don’t know “Mac”, but if you ever have an opportunity to attend a PE Institute in Asheville, you will.  The quote above is one of many “Mac-isms” and one I actually didn’t hear at #PEInstitute16 this year.  However, the other night when I was camping on the Oregon Coast, I heard my friend Joey Feith say it and it was the… Read More

#PhysEdSummit 4.0 – Call For Presenters

The #PhysEdSummit is a FREE online conference put on by Health and Physical Education professionals for Health and Physical Education professionals. Mission: To provide digital professional learning opportunities for physical education professionals by sharing, discussing, and reflecting on best practices. #PhysEdSummit 4.0|February 27, 2016|Starts @ 10 AM EST Click Below for the Call For Presenters Google Form to submit your proposal #PhysEdSummit 4.0 – Call For Presenters Click Above for the Call For Presenters Google Form to submit your proposal The #PhysEdSummit Team Needs You!!!! If you are interested in facilitating a session please… Read More