Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Matt Wood “Pandemic Positives”

Summary

Matt Wood, elementary physical education teacher in Tacoma, Washington shares positives he has experienced from the pandemic. Matt discusses why he became a teacher, what inspires him, and what influences his creativity. Matt was awarded the Golden Apple Award for his out of the box thinking and reimagining education for young people.  Matt’s firewoodssc YouTube Channel has over 1.81 subscribers with PE teachers across the globe using his interactive PE activities such as Among Us and Jurassic Parkour.

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Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Superintendent Dr. Adrian Talley “Instructing the Whole Child”

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Dr. Adrian Talley, Superintendent of the Indian Prairie School District 204 in Chicago, Illinois discusses the importance of the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child approach in education. Dr. Talley explains why physical education is an integral part of student learning and how he gets teacher and principal buy-in. As a first year superintendent of Indian Prairie School District 204, he shares some of the challenges he has faced during the pandemic. 

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Pizza and PE: Guest Mike Kuczala “The Kinesthetic Classroom”

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Ready, Set, go! with Mike Kuczala. Mike, is a leading expert in creating brain-compatible learning environments through state management, motivation and physical activity. He is a best selling author of The Kinesthetic Classroom: Teaching and Learning through Movement, Training in Motion: How to Use Movement to Create an Engaging and Effective Learning Environments and Ready, Set, Go! The Kinesthetic Classroom 2.0.  Mike is acclaimed keynote speaker and innovative professional developer in both education and corporate settings. He is the president of Kuczala Consulting and the Director of Instruction for the Regional training Center. His website is www.mikekuczala.com.    

Mike shares his 6-step teaching framework, Ted Talk experience, why learning doesn’t just happen from the neck up; it happens from the feet up, and working with extraordinary people who share his same passion. 

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Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Keri Schoeff “Raising the Standard”

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Keri Schoeff, Safe, Healthy and Active Students Specialist for the Department of Arizona discusses what is like to work for the DOE, how to write state standards and why they are important, why and how to advocate for federal and state funding, and explains her reasons for running for 2021 Shape America President-Elect. 

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Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Ron Malm “Lifelong Wellness”

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“Lifelong Wellness” with Ron Malm, Chief Operating Officer for Focused Fitness. Kim, Keith, Andrew and Ron discuss how and why Focused Fitness got started and what resources are available for health and PE teachers.  Ron shares his reasons why great PE teachers are more than just “managers” of a gymnasium, they are purveyors of great content….allowing students to apply what they learn for a lifetime. 

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Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Eric Stern “Real Talk”

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“Real Talk” with Eric Stern, Health and PE Coordinator for Palm Beach County Schools. Kim, Keith, Andrew and Eric discuss appropriate vs. inappropriate HPE practices and the importance of working with your district’s legal and risk management department for strengthening your district’s HPE programs.  Also, Eric shares how providing more curriculum, more resources, more equipment does not always guarantee a quality HPE program—great teachers are the difference!

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Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Dr. Kymm Ballard “Paying It Forward”

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Dr. Kymm Ballard, Campbell University Professor, NCShape President-Elect, and Shape America Board member discusses how we can “Pay it Forward” by being a #MacMentor, prepare beginning teachers, being involved in your state and national associations, and by sharing “your story.” 

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Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Jamie Sparks “Redefining Our Community”

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Jamie Sparks “Redefining Our Community”

Jamie Sparks, KYShape executive director, program health manager for ETR, and 2019 Shape America President shares how we can “Redefine Our Community”in health and physical education.

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Pizza & PE Podcast: Guest Guy Danhoff “How to LEVEL UP Your Influence Through Digital Marketing”

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Social media guru and founder of ZAGPro Academy, Guy Danhoff shares several strategies on how to level up your influence, impact and advocacy in health and PE using effective digital marketing strategies. 

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Pizza & PE: Guest Dr. Curt Hinson, “Dr. Recess” discusses there “Too Mush Sit Going On”

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Dr. Curt Hinson shares how he became Dr. Recess, how you can help motivate students, what makes a good presenter, his “Wedding Cake” theory and there is “Too Much Sit Going On.”

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