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The Tactical Brain

November 5, 2011

I was reserching the different tactics on what things football managers do in order to outwit opponents when i came across this article about the 1966 world cup. As an Englishman with a great passsion for football this happens to be one of our greatest achievements within the game and it was inspired by the legendary “Bobby Moore”. Winning […]


November 5, 2011

Throughout the duration of the course I have learnt a lot about the different types of technology that can be used throughout PE. Blogging has been part of the school program for the past 2 years and been good to get information to the students about course material, assessments and feedback from different modules. Being […]

Wiki and PE Apps

November 5, 2011

This is a project that a group of us are currently working on regarding PE Apps. We are putting together a list of the Apps out there that can be used in and throughout PE.      

Why playing games is important for learning?

November 2, 2011

I came across this article that is interesting about how much students learn from playing games. In my subject I think that the majority of students learn more and get more effective feedback from getting the skill wrong. I also find that they are able to retain this for longer periods of time.—Why-Playing-Games-is-Important-For-Learning&id=3015984    

When Sport Hurts!

October 12, 2011

Check this out, when sport hurts!  OUCH!    


October 6, 2011

Over the last week I have been trying to familiarize myself with the Dartfish sports analysis program. I decided to use the technology to analyse the girls football team that I coach whilst they performed a penalty kick. I was able to look at the group as a whole, cut the video to focus on […]

Volleyball Podcast

October 3, 2011

Here is the link to our Volleyball podcast Live Volleyball


September 27, 2011

I have been following the “PE Geeks blog” who have been posting anything from lesson plans to the latest technology regarding Apps. This is particularly helpful with student research and homework Currently during the personal fitness unit we are discussing the human body and using the work  by Mr Robbo (THE BODY BROWSER) as […]

Mark Cooling – EDC601

September 26, 2011

How important is Physical Education? As there are still growing concerns about the importance of physical education throughout schools I think that this is a good article that addresses just how important it is for children to be active. PE and Health Technology in Physical Education As technology is becoming more involved in teaching I would like […]

Hello world!

September 21, 2011

Welcome to After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions for your first post. You can find new ideas for what to blog about by […]