Tue.Nov 28, 2023

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2023 Most Important Books of the Year

Changing the Game Project

It’s that time of year for us to share our favorite, most important books of 2023. We were able to interview some amazing authors this year, and read so, so many good books, but a few books really stood out to us as exceptional. Many of these books have been impactful on both a personal The post 2023 Most Important Books of the Year appeared first on Changing the Game Project.

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Mentoring Models in Physical Education

PE Scholar

Introduction Mentoring in teaching is of immense value, benefiting not only the mentee but also the mentor.

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Up, Down, and All Around: Connecting Directionality, Laterality, Sensation and Perception to the Importance of Sensory Health in Children

Fit and Fun Play

– Written By Dr. Timothy Davis Sensory health in children is crucial for their overall well-being and development. The sensory system, often thought of as only 5 senses (actually 8) includes sight, hearing, touch, taste, and smell. However, there are three additional senses critical to the overall sensory health and development of children. These include vestibular, proprioception and interoception.

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Giving Tuesday

AKA Sports

My family's journey at Children's Hospital started when my younger sister JJ was diagnosed with a congenital heart defect. At 5 weeks old she had her first open heart-surgery. At 8 months she had her second open heart surgery. This was a really difficult time for my family. I was 6 at the time so the exact impact Children’s has had on our lives was lost on me.

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Reimagine the Role of PE to Reconnect With Your Students

Speaker: Jeremy Kellem, M.Ed. - Educational Strategist, Former Athlete, and CEO/Founder of W.I.N. (We Impact Now, LLC)

For many students, physical education is critical to becoming active and developing healthy routines. But how is this possible anymore with the repercussions of the pandemic? Years of COVID-19, social distancing, and virtual learning have all had a profound effect on students, which means educators need to adjust their classes accordingly. The good news is that P.E. can still play a vital role in helping students intellectually, emotionally, physically, and socially.

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#035 Stretch & support: finding the appropriate challenge.

Player Development Project

Reader,​​ One of the biggest challenges coaches face at all levels is ‘managing difference’. Players develop at different rates, they will have highs and lows when it comes to performance and within a team setting, players will need a different challenge point at different times throughout their youth football to maximise their potential.​So what does this mean in practice and how do we go about it?