Institute for Educational Development


Location: CHICAGO NORTH
Date: May 1, 2018


$249.00 per person
Group Price: $229.00
*For 3 or more people regestering at the same time

Utilizing the NEW National Physical Education Standards and Grade Level Outcomes to Help Every Student Succeed

(Grades K-8)

NEW Seminar Presented By
Debbie Lindgren, MA, NBCT

Award-Winning Physical Education Teacher, Author, SHAPE America Subject Matter Expert, and National PE Presenter

Specifically Designed for Physical Education Teachers and Specialists Working with Students in Grades K-8

  • Practical strategies for helping your students meet and exceed the National Physical Education Standards and grade level outcomes for grades K-8
  • Timesaving assessment strategies that provide standards-based accountability
  • Proven methods for promoting high student engagement and learning in your PE classes
  • Positive, highly effective management techniques for all your PE classes

Come dressed to participate. This will be an active seminar where you will be experiencing a variety of activities to use with your own students.

Practical Strategies

In this NEW seminar, award-winning physical education teacher Debbie Lindgren, will share many innovative and leading practices from her highly successful and quality physical education program designed specifically to equip and empower every student with the knowledge and skills needed to be successful and become a physically literate individual.

You will walk away knowing how to best utilize the K-8 National Physical Education Standards and Grade Level Outcomes, and dozens of strategies to provide your students with increased learning opportunities, and the ability to master motor skills and movement patterns. You will learn positive classroom management strategies that keep your students highly engaged, on task, and help create a positive interactive learning environment for every student.

Come ready to have fun, actively participate and learn innovative strategies and activities that you can immediately integrate into your physical education program.

Ten Key Benefits of Attending

  1. Deepen Your Understanding and Use of the National Physical Education Standards and Grade Level Outcomes
    Learn how to create a mastery focused, student-centered, high quality physical education program based on the national PE standards
  2. Create Inclusive PE Lessons Where Every Student is Successful
    Learn how to create a mastery climate while enabling less-skilled students to be successful
  3. Learn New and Innovative Ways to Differentiate PE Instruction
    Learn new ways to differentiate PE instruction through modifying and extending lessons to ensure each student can be successful
  4. Increase Student Engagement and Learning in PE
    Learn new ways to increase student cognitive thinking through student involvement and how to create a learning environment that fosters engagement for all students
  5. Utilize Grade Level Outcomes Across the K-8 Scope and Sequence of PE Skills
    Discover how the grade-level outcomes will provide you with a scope and sequence of skills and knowledge based on teaching a variety of activities for all students
  6. Incorporate Practical, Positive, Proven Classroom Management Techniques in Your PE Classes
    Learn new ways to develop classroom management strategies that are proactive, positive and time-efficient in all your PE classes
  7. Teach Motor Skills and Movement Patterns Mastery
    Discover proven ways to develop students’ motor skill competency and movement pattern essential for student engagement and participation in physical activity through the developmental stages
  8. Discover New Timesaving Strategies for PE Assessments
    Utilizing the K-8 National Physical Education Standards will result in clear, measurable standards for all students, creating standards-based accountability and easy assessment strategies … Here’s how
  9. Make Best Use of Technology to Enhance Your PE Program
    Using technology is an integral part of teaching and learning in 21st century schools … Learn practical and easy ways to integrate technology into your PE program
  10. Receive an Extensive K-8 PE Resource Handbook
    Receive an extensive K-8 PE resource handbook filled with K-12 national standards, K-8 scope and sequence and all the materials and activities covered in the seminar

Specific Topics


Here's what you'll learn:
  • Practical strategies and engaging PE lessons to help your students meet and exceed the National Physical Education Standards for grades K-8
  • Ways to identify motor-skill development stages and grade level appropriate instruction
  • How to implement grade-level-outcomes to provide a scope and sequence
  • Ways to better differentiate PE instruction to ensure every student can be successful
  • Motivating ways to create a mastery climate to increase student engagement and motor skill development
  • Ways to increase student engagement in every PE class
  • Proven strategies for teaching for PE content and skill mastery
  • Innovative ways to incorporate deliberate practice and opportunities for students to attain and improve skills
  • How to develop quality assessments appropriate for K-8 PE instruction
  • Practical ways to make best use of technology in your PE program
  • How to create positive PE learning environments where every student feels valued and respected
  • Proven techniques for creating a student-centered physical education learning environment that provides every student multiple opportunities for motor skill mastery

A Message from Your Seminar Leader

Dear Colleague:

If you are interested in taking your PE program to the next level, I invite to join me for my seminar. Our day will be filled with new and innovative PE lessons and teaching strategies that will enable you to more effectively teach PE skill content and help your students achieve motor skill mastery. In this participatory seminar I will share with you the leading practices in physical education based on the National Physical Education Standards with the goal of helping all students be physically literate.  I will actively demonstrate time-efficient ways to more effectively differentiate PE instruction and create an inclusive learning environment where every student can be successful. In addition, I will share proven, efficient assessment strategies that help you identify what students know and can do in ways that will provide you with standards- based accountability.

It is my goal that you leave our day together motivated, empowered and equipped with a plethora of new ideas and practical strategies that will WOW your students and take your PE program to the next level.

I look forward to meeting you at the seminar.

Sincerely,
Debbie Lindgren

P.S. As a current PE teacher, I know how valuable your time is. I am confident you’ll love all of the engaging lessons and innovative strategies that you’ll be able to use immediately in your own physical education program.

Who Should Attend

Physical Education Teachers and Specialists Working with Students in Grades K-8

Special Benefits of Attending

  1. Extensive Resource Handbook:
    Each participant will receive an extensive physical education resource handbook specifically designed for this seminar. The handbook includes:
    • Leading practices in physical education
    • Inclusive and engaging physical education activities
    • K-8th grade National PE Standards scope and sequence for physical education
    • Assessment strategies
    • Positive classroom management strategies for all PE classes
  2. Meet and Share:
    This seminar provides a wonderful opportunity for participants to meet and share ideas with other educators interested in enhancing their PE program.
  3. Consultation Available:
    Debbie Lindgren will be available at the seminar for consultation regarding your questions and the unique needs of your own physical education program.
  4. Semester Credit Option:
    Brandman University Logo Graduate level professional development credit is available with an additional fee and completion of follow up practicum activities. Details for direct enrollment with Brandman University, part of the Chapman University system, will be available at the seminar.
  5. Meet Inservice Requirements:
    At the end of the program, each attendee will receive a certificate of participation that may be used to verify hours of participation in meeting continuing education requirements.