Background: On Monday, April 12th over 150 people representing 40 school districts attended the PE4life / IBC Adopt-A-School Challenge in Des Moines. The day featured guest keynote speaker and nationally renowned physical education activist, Artie Kamiya, and a number of learning opportunities from the area’s leading physical education professionals.
Great Breakout Sessions: The breakout sessions included topics from obtaining funding and community support, quality assessment and feedback tools used in PE and a number of activity sessions targeting fitness-related topics and ideas for maximizing physical activity time. Additionally, 13 equipment vendors showcased their products to the attendees.
Just a quick follow-up on this event: If you go to the PE4Life’s Iowa Website – you will will be able to download my PowerPoint presentation and the handouts from the other presenters:
“Got Sweat?” – Tom Spalla
“Maximizing PE Time” – Nicole Weis
“Let’s Help Physical Education Finish Strong” – Artie Kamiya
“Quality Assessments and Feedback Tools” – Jen Neubauer