Major: Kinesiology and Health
Minor/option/emphasis: KIN-Physical Education Teacher Education
Company/Organization: Omaha Public Schools
Company/Organization website: https://district.ops.org/Default.aspx
Destination: Omaha, NE
Advisor/Coordinator Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
I was responsible for...
At the high school level, I taught Human Growth and Development, Lifetime Sports, Aerobics, and general PE. I also observed some of the swim classes. At the elementary school level, I taught kindergarten through fourth grade PE.
I taught a successful online safety unit at the high school level and a volleyball unit at the elementary level.
The more fun that you have while teaching, the more fun your students will have in class. Don't try to be the students' best friend, but also don't be a drill sargent. The connections you make with the students are so important.
Advice for others...
Have fun and enjoy your experience because it goes way too fast!