The teaching profession poses numerous challenges. Exceptional educators stand out due to their openness to change and adaptability in catering to their students’ needs. Join Seth as we explore pivotal factors, including the creation of a supportive learning atmosphere that prioritizes student emotions and inclusiveness. Our discussion will also delve into methods for motivating students to embrace an active and engaged lifestyle. Expect an hour filled with practical and beneficial insights applicable across all grade levels.
About the Speakers:
Dr. Robert Pangrazi is a Professor Emeritus at Arizona State University and an Educational Consultant for Gopher Sport. Dr. Pangrazi has been in the education field over 50 years. He began his career as a 5th grade teacher and was an ASU professor of physical education for 32 years. Pangrazi has published over 60 textbooks and 100 research and professional articles. He has been an invited speaker at nearly 500 national and international conferences.
Dr. Seth T. Eckler is a former Primary and Secondary Physical Educator and current Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Louisville. Seth is a dedicated professional in the field of education, who brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the realm of physical education, in both primary and secondary physical education teaching practice. He currently serves as the Co-Program Director for the Physical Education Teacher Education Preparation Program and the Program Director for the university’s Athletic Coaching Minor.