SPARK hosts FREE webinars every month! Whether you are a seasoned SPARK Star, just learning about the program, or have an interest in the month’s timely topic, this webinar series is for you.
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Date: October 20, 2021
Time: 5:00pm PT/ 8:00pm ET
Duration: 1 hour
Speakers: Mertyce Mrvos, Coordinator of Programs & Partnerships for Everlast Climbing
Are you new to teaching or did you “inherit” a Traverse Walland have no idea what to do with it? Traverse Wall 101will introduce you to horizontal climbing and will help get you and your students “off the ground.” You’ll learn the recommended safety protocols, best practices, tipsand a variety of engaging climbing wall activities that can be put to immediate use.
•Receive a briefoverview of traverse climbing walls, their usage and recommended safety protocols.
•Explore a variety of dynamic climbing wall activities, including those that are competitive, cooperativeand cross curricular.
•Get tipsfor how to effectively managetraverse wall activities.
Mertyce Mrvos Mertyce Mrvos is the Coordinator of Programs & Partnerships for Everlast Climbing, a company that creates climbing walls for use in K-12 schools. In her role, she develops rock climbing programming and resources for physical educators. In addition, she conducts climbing wall webinars, workshops and demonstrations at schools and conferences.