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Integrating Technology into Middle School and High School PE Programs

Date: February 15, 2023

Time: 5:00pm PT/ 8:00pm ET

Duration: 1 hour

Speaker: John Beltz, Garland ISD

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About the Webinar

Technology is always evolving, and teachers are tasked with learning new ways to integrate technology into their classes. This can be even more challenging in the PE classroom. Attend the next SPARK webinar to learn strategies for increasing efficiency, maximizing student engagement, and incorporating meaningful technology into your physical education classes. Technology is a valuable tool that can be used to provide an authentic learning experience for students. Our guest speaker for this webinar is John Beltz of Garland ISD.

Attendees will learn about:
• The “Why” for using technology in PE.
• The “How” for incorporating technology into your lesson plans.
• The “What”- a toolbox of equipment, apps and programs that can be used in PE.”

About the Speaker

Chris Nichols has been a Physical Educator for 27 years in Texas. He has been recognized as a district finalist for Teacher of the Year and formerly served as the Early Childhood Chair Elect for the Texas Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (TAHPERD). Chris has presented at state and national conferences and spent two years writing curriculum, creating and delivering professional development, and supporting physical education teachers as a Health and Physical Education Specialist in a large urban district. Now an elementary Physical Education teacher in Garland ISD, Chris strives to promote a healthy and physically active lifestyle in both his personal and professional life.

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