Building Excellence in Physical Education with Ron Whitcomb | Episode 17


Episode Artwork
1.0x
0% played 00:00 00:00
Aug 17 2020 56 mins  

Ron Whitcomb is the former Athletic Director of Victor Central Schools in New York.  During his 27 year tenure, Victor accumulated 232 league titles, 185 Section V titles, and 16 state championships.  Ron's instrumental leadership helped Victor to gain the reputation of being one of the greatest schools in New York for Physical Education and Athletics.  Ron let's us in on some secrets to that success, including what quality physical education should look like, and the type of teachers they look for when hiring.  This is a must listen to episode for all the PE teachers out there!

Please don't forget to leave a rating and review for the show if you liked it!  Every little bit helps to get the word out there and try to make some positive changes for kids in school around the world!  Thank you!

School Website:

https://www.victorschools.org/

Episode Timeline:
6:30 - Growing Up
13:00 - The Role of PE
17:00 - PE, Health, and Driver's Ed?
25:00 - Outdoor Education at Victor
27:50 - Hiring Great PE Teachers
34:45 - Kids as Customers
38:00 - Leading by Example for Lifelong Learning
41:15 - Collaborating with Other Professionals
46:00 - Communicating with Parents
53:32 - Advice for the Upcoming School Year

MOVRS Website:
http://movrs.org
MOVRS instagram:

@movrs.podcast

Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/movrs)