A Personal Story: Importance of PE & PA for prevention & management of diabetes

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In celebration of National Diabetes Month – I’m sharing a personal story with you.  Purposely making it public that I have Type 1 diabetes is not something which I would have chosen to do as a child with such a diagnosis, let alone early in my professional career. However, I am proud [...]

Finding the “SPARK” in Active Transportation!

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If you know me, you know I am in LOVE with bicycles and kids—actually, any wheeled vehicle that kids can spin around on and be mobile. Bicycles, scooters, unicycles all have wheels. And when you learn to ride, all have fun, freedom, and serve as a functional way for students [...]

SPARKing a Connection with Parents through Physical Education

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https://www.facebook.com/JCityTNSchools/videos/2333281296991215/ Are you interested in connecting your Physical Education classes with your community? SPARK it up by inviting family members to their child’s class and have them witness firsthand what it is all about inside your gym. Physical Education looks a lot different than it did when the parents of [...]