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 […]

Advocating for PE/HEReduction and Mangement of stress.

I am advocating for the Reduction of stress/anxiety/depression in all types of environments. In school stress and anxiety takes a toll on all students at different levels. With the research that I have been conducting it is evident that proper management of stressors using  Stress Reduction Tactics, or SRTs, will, in fact show lower stress […]