UW-La Crosse class provides hands-on experience for aspiring physical education teachers

Originally published Dec. 9, 2018 in the LaCrosse Tribune.

A unique UW-La Crosse class that brings home-schooled, K-12 students to campus is helping to shape future physical education teachers.

Deb Sazama, who directs UW-L’s physical education teaching program, says her class of 16 physical education teaching majors is creating lesson plans and learning opportunities that align with the Society for Health and Physical Educators’ K-12 National Physical Education Standards and Grade Level Outcomes.

They have the opportunity to teach those lessons to the children to enhance their movement skills and knowledge. Read More