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Curriculum PE

Affective Thinking: How can movement influence our feelings?

The art of teaching, at its very core, is constant decision making and problem-solving in a dynamic environment to assist the individual or the collective to flourish. As a secondary school teacher of PE I believe I am faced with two key puzzles to solve. The first key puzzle is how can I ensure I […]

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Management and Leadership

Managing Conflict within a PE Department

For most of my career I avoided conflict with my colleagues – those I’ve worked with, for and managed. Not because I’m scared of it, but because of the naive belief that any conflict meant I had failed. I had failed with my communication. I had failed with my listening. I had failed with my […]