#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

The Why, What, and How to run a PHYSedcamp & Demo Slam

The Why, What, and How to run a #PHYSedcamp and Demo Slam Wow!  The first ever PHYSedcamp!  What’s a PHYSedcamp?  Well it’s just like an edcamp, but just for health and physical educators.  It’s been a goal of our team to put a on a PHYSedcamp since the summer of 2014.  The whole idea of the #PhysEdSummit came from the idea of having a PHYSedcamp, but we believed that it wouldn’t be possible, because our team lives in North Carolina, Maryland, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Oregon.  Well it wasn’t possible until we all met… Read More

Teacher evaluation: Are we failing our profession?

I am writing this blog post tonight filled with a wide range of emotions: anger, sadness, more anger, fear, and despair.  I usually try to keep my emotions out of blogging, but I am taking a different approach with this post.  Clearly, I am emotionally charged.  My hope is that it will serve as a call to action for you. As you may already be aware, I am out of the classroom this year.  Currently, my job is managing a grant in my district helping to facilitate teacher led reform in four focus areas:… Read More