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

PHYSEDagogy welcomes Jorge Rodriguez

With a week before the 2016 National Physical Education and School Sport Institute and a little over a month before our own #PhysEdSummit 2016, we’ve been taking some time reflecting on the mission of what we do here at PHYSEDagogy.  One of the key values that we have held from the beginning has been: We want to continue to grow–and grow with people who: have a passion for what they do, care about advancing the physical education profession, have diverse perspectives and life experiences to be able to comment authentically on a wider range… Read More

Voices of #PhysEd: Breaking Out of my Fish Bowl

First, let me start by introducing myself. My name is Jorge Rodriguez and I am currently a physical education teacher in Houston, Texas. I was born and raised in McAllen, TX, which is about 10 miles from the border of Mexico. My parents both immigrated to the United States from Mexico with little education and little money.   They came seeking to be a part of the “American Dream” and to create a better life for themselves and their families. This is a noble and courageous endeavor for anyone, one that has unconsciously shaped… Read More