Cultures Matter  in Health and Physical Education 

 While watching the Netflix movie  “When They See Us”  by Ava DuVernay, the hideous injustice validated the need for  a culturally relevant pedagogy  in defeating stereotype threat in  and outside of the gymnasium in our educational institutions. As effective educators we must understand the disproportionate discipline of minority students.  Students in our urban  schools have […]

Thank You.

Thank You. Judy LoBianco |April 2, 2019 This will be my last official blog post as president of SHAPE America. The only words I have are … THANK YOU. This month, the rebranded “SHAPE America” turns 5 years old. In the education world, to turn 5 means you are ready to go to school. You’ve […]