New Webinar: How to build character, community and a growth mindset in PE

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Event Date: Apr. 5, 2017


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PO Box 5076
Champaign, IL 61825-5076
United States

In this webinar, Leigh Anderson and Donald Glover, authors of Building Character, Community and a Growth Mindset in Physical Education, will discuss how to teach youth to be resilient kids of character all while facilitating a love for fitness. Maximizing the potential of students and athletes is the hope and dream of every teacher and coach. Reaching one’s full potential, however requires sacrifice, perseverance and determination. The strategies presented in this webinar focus on the process of growth and the skills needed to overcome adversity, work in collaboration, and set and reach goals. Embracing the growth mindset and learning how to maintain an active, healthy life-styles will set youth up for success socially, emotionally and physically long after their experiences in school and athletics. We learn not for school, but for life.