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How Did We Go Wrong As Sports Parents?

How Did We Go Wrong As Sports Parents? | physical education | Scoop.it
Not too long ago, I received a call from a well-intentioned dad who explained that he was an avid listener to my WFAN sports parenting show, and he wanted to ask my advice about his son, who he explained was a promising baseball pitcher. There was just one catch...

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Goal Setting

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Craig Crossley's curator insight, November 13, 2013 5:20 PM

YEAR 12 HPE - SPORT PSYCHOLOGY (Goal Setting)

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New kids' gym turns gaming into exercise

New kids' gym turns gaming into exercise | physical education | Scoop.it

“New kids' gym turns gaming into exercise More than two decades ago, Dr. Randy Trowbridge realized that to help kids get physically fit, any exercise also needs to be fun.”


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How Olympians Stay Motivated

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How Olympians Stay MotivatedWonderful article to stay motivated from The Atlantic  Olympians Stay MotivatedOLGA KHAZAN FEB 7 2014, 8:00 AM EMindfulness, self-talk, and an obscure chunk of the brain...

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Olympians Use Imagery as Mental Training

Olympians Use Imagery as Mental Training | physical education | Scoop.it
Visualization has long been a part of elite sports, but the practice of mentally simulating competition has become increasingly sophisticated, essential and elaborate.

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Motor skills at age 6 are associated with physical activity levels at ...

Motor skills at age 6 are associated with physical activity levels at ... | physical education | Scoop.it
The problem is that physical activity levels track over time. In other words, kids who are inactive become adults who are inactive. This means that a kid who avoids physical activity due to a lack of motor skills is likely on a ...

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CrossFit: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly - TRAINING PROGRAMS/METHODS

CrossFit: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly - TRAINING PROGRAMS/METHODS | physical education | Scoop.it

The Ugly is that there are many thousands of CrossFit affiliates around the world and hundreds of new "coaches" each weekend. Think about this very carefully.


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Craig Crossley's curator insight, December 2, 2013 7:40 PM

YEAR 11/12 HPE - TRAINING PROGRAMS/METHODS (CrossFit is not Training!)

 

 

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Top 10 iPad Apps to Create Mindmaps ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top 10 iPad Apps to Create Mindmaps ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | physical education | Scoop.it

"Today I am sharing with you a list of some of the most popular iPad apps to create mind maps. I have got several readers here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning emailing me asking about these apps. The post below is the most recent collection of curated iPad mind mapping apps. If you are looking for web-based tools to create mind maps , check outthis page."


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Kathy Lynch's curator insight, November 24, 2013 3:16 PM

With Thx to John Evans

Joanne Schenkel's curator insight, February 17, 2014 10:22 PM

Just need to get the set of iPads!!

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PE

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Physical Education and More (RT @Xanthe_S: Physical Education and More http://t.co/WKLfyAO8Gg via @pinterest)

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Exercise During Youth Connected to Lower Risk of Death Later

Exercise During Youth Connected to Lower Risk of Death Later | physical education | Scoop.it
Women who exercise as youths have less risk of death from cancer and all other causes later in life, according to a new study in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

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Pacific Cove's curator insight, August 9, 2015 10:08 PM

Women who participated in sports team earlier in life had a 14 percent lowered risk for death from cancer and a 10 percent lowered risk for death from all causes. Continued exercise through adult life increased the lowered risk for death from all causes to 20 percent.  #Cancer #Seniors #SeniorCare #Caregiving #Caregivers 

Demarcio Washington's curator insight, August 10, 2015 10:36 AM

Women who participated in sports team earlier in life had a 14 percent lowered risk for death from cancer and a 10 percent lowered risk for death from all causes. Continued exercise through adult life increased the lowered risk for death from all causes to 20 percent.  #Cancer #Seniors #SeniorCare #Caregiving #Caregivers 

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How to Build Mental Muscle

How to Build Mental Muscle | physical education | Scoop.it
I spring out of bed, pull on my shorts and trainers, slather on sunscreen, and sit down at my computer. It's 7 a.m. on a Sunday morning in mid-May, two weeks before the start of my first marathon, and time for my final big test.

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Leonidas Athanasopoulos's curator insight, November 10, 2014 11:43 AM

Preparing our head for focus, determination and clarity required to expand our physical limits in sports, is going to be the next field of progress in the coming years. After coaching, nutritional, and technological advancements in the previous decades, the next breakthrough is going to come from looking inside our head.

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Exercise May Help Protect Children From Stress

Exercise May Help Protect Children From Stress | physical education | Scoop.it
Children who get less exercise show greater hormonal responses to stress, a Finnish study finds.

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Olympians Use Imagery as Mental Training - New York Times

Olympians Use Imagery as Mental Training - New York Times | physical education | Scoop.it

“Olympians Use Imagery as Mental Training New York Times “The more an athlete can image the entire package, the better it's going to be,” said Nicole Detling, a sports psychologist with the United States Olympic team.”


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The Relationship Between Anxiety and Performance

The Relationship Between Anxiety and Performance | physical education | Scoop.it
It's complicated.(“@HarvardBiz: The Relationship Between Anxiety and Performance http://t.co/Xj1t34J0Vf”; psychology of choking from sports to work)...

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Kindall Gordon's curator insight, January 13, 2014 10:09 AM

I've been looking at a lot of these psychological articles recently and it's because I've been so perplexed by how nervous everyone gets on game days. The team even starts to get anxious at practice the day BEFORE a game. I just want them to chill out and have fun, to be honest.

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Before You Run: The Dynamic Warm-Up

Before You Run: The Dynamic Warm-Up | physical education | Scoop.it
Simply stretching is not going to prepare your body for a running workout. Activate your muscles from head to toe with this dynamic warm-up.

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Gymnastics Resource Cards – PE4Learning

Gymnastics Resource Cards – PE4Learning | physical education | Scoop.it
Info – A collection of PE4Learning Gymnastics resource cards for you to download, use, tweak and share.  This feed will be updated as and when new resources are developed so keep and eye on this space.

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Amazing Workouts That Will Get You Fit Quickly - TRAINING PROGRAMS/TRAINING METHODS

Amazing Workouts That Will Get You Fit Quickly - TRAINING PROGRAMS/TRAINING METHODS | physical education | Scoop.it

Working out is something we all need to do, but finding a workout that challenges and stays fun is a tricky task. Here are a few exercise programmes that promise results and challenge your body to the max, for the ultimate workout.


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Craig Crossley's curator insight, December 3, 2013 5:29 PM

YEAR 11/12 HPE - TRAINING PROGRAMS/TRAINING METHODS

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10 ways to learn how to use Prezi

10 ways to learn how to use Prezi | physical education | Scoop.it
Starting your first prezi is exciting—the blank canvas contains so much potential, creat...

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tracey morgan's curator insight, November 12, 2013 3:33 PM

Good overview

tracey morgan's curator insight, November 12, 2013 3:33 PM

Nice overview

BI Media Specialists's curator insight, November 13, 2013 2:55 PM

We have taught several classes with Prezi and the students seem to love it.  Anyone interested in a lesson?

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21 Quotes From Henry Ford On Business, Leadership And Life

21 Quotes From Henry Ford On Business, Leadership And Life | physical education | Scoop.it
Henry Ford not only changed American business, he said a lot of great stuff in the process...
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