March 7, 2020

Introducing The Sunday Pause. Sundays are usually the days I really knuckle down on the planning for the week. However, before my daughters wake up and I’ve got a moment to myself, I pour myself a coffee and read articles that I bookmarked throughout the week. These ar...

September 18, 2017

Yes, it does.

I heard a claim the other day that a PE teacher at an IB World School claimed that PE does not belong in the PYP. Now, this is through the grapevine so I do not have any evidence of this actually occurring firsthand but it did get me thinking. As you can s...

September 1, 2017

1 ball, 2 teams, 22 kids on the field. I hear this and I think, 3/4 of the kids on the field are just passive participants. 

Seinfeld and PE:

I remember a Seinfeld episode where Jerry, at the intro of the show during his stand-up routine, he compared PE to Lord of the Fl...

April 28, 2017

 Planning for the next school year can be tough. There is a great deal to consider but after much negotiation and perseverance we have it. Read below to discover what factors need to be considered when making your year calendar:


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