You could say that I’m a physical education enthusiast. I spent 8 years in the physical education world as a teacher, coach, department leader, and entrepreneur. I am now a student in UMass Boston’s Instructional Design and Technology MEd.

In my time as a teacher, I couldn’t help but notice that some of my students left underserved. Locker rooms, team sports, public feedback, and sweating in school aren’t everyone’s idea of fun. I did try to be accommodating. Yet, many students still struggled. My current deep dive into instructional design has opened my eyes to the possibility that remote learning might help us reach a new subset of learners.

This website offers strategies and resources to help you leverage the strengths of Online Physical Education (OLPE). The resources shared here are by no means an exhaustive list. Instead, they are meant to demonstrate application of the various concepts shared within the site.

Use the menu at the top of this page to take a look around. Explore in any order you like. As you do, I invite you to give consideration to the concepts and then adapt or expand upon them to suit your needs.