On Mile Run Day, he’d grab his whistle and stopwatch, put them around his neck, and head out to the field—just like every other coach and PE instructor you may recall from your school days or may remember seeing in old movies.
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This sample chapter from Game Changer: Phil Lawler’s Crusade to Help Children by Improving Physical Education describes how Lawler used emerging research on the positive impact of physical activity on the brain to advocate effectively for the “New PE”—and how you can do the same.
Engaging and inspiring, Game Changer charts Lawler’s tireless mission to refocus physical education to a wellness-based model that encourages fitness for a lifetime. The book captures the passion of this legend in the field of physical education who believed that every child—regardless of athletic ability—should be given a chance to find an activity he or she can embrace and enjoy for a lifetime.
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