Stories from around the #PhysEd world to inspire and innovate your practice. Join host Nathan Horne from as he explores the world of physical education and coaching.

Connecting with Culture | Scott Robison
Jan 20 • 42 min
Scott Robison is a physical educator and proud member of the Mvskoke/Creek Nation, but that wasn’t always the case. In this episode, I chat with Scott about reconnecting with his indigenous roots and how he is working to deliver quality physical education…
The Best of 2019 | A Year in Review
Dec 31, 2019 • 42 min
A look back at the year of 2019, and a preview of what’s to come in 2020!
A 30,000 Foot View | Jace Ferguson
Nov 4, 2019 • 31 min
Jace Ferguson is a physical educator and advocate for purposeful physical education. He is currently based in Macau and in this episode he shares his experience in trying to develop curriculum to enables students to succeed in developing their physical,…
Ready Player One | Carl Condliffe
Sep 27, 2019 • 40 min
Carl Condliffe is a Health and PE teacher based in New Zealand who passionate about using technology to create authentic and meaningful learning experiences for his students. In this episode, we touch on how you can include elements of gamification in…
The King of Spikeball | Skyler Boles
Aug 5, 2019 • 49 min
Skyler Boles is one of the greatest Roundnet players ever to walk the planet. He is the Senior Community Development and Education Specialist for Spikeball and travels the world teaching teachers and getting Spikeball equipment into schools everywhere.…
The Forgotten Ones | A #PhysEd Story
May 1, 2019 • 47 min
What if your #PhysEd experience as a child was horrible? What if you were then asked to teach it? In this episode Kelly’s shares her memories of her physical education experience and how she now uses them to change #PhysEd for the next generation.
Meaningful Experiences in Physical Education | Dr. Tim Fletcher
Mar 13, 2019 • 50 min
Like me, Dr. Tim Fletcher, is an Australian living in Canada. He is currently an associate professor in physical education pedagogy in the Department of Kinesiology at Brock University, in St. Catherine’s, Ontario. In this conversation with Tim, we…
Let’s Talk About Mental Health | #BellLetsTalk
Jan 30, 2019 • 24 min
A conversation worth having.
The PE Specialist | Ben Landers
Jan 15, 2019 • 45 min
Through his website,, Ben has been able to mentor hundreds of teachers worldwide and is a media wizard. In this episode we chat about the Conflict Corner, teaching procedures, and purposeful physical education.
Long Term Athletic Development | Rick Howard
Nov 29, 2018 • 44 min
Rick Howard is an expert in the field of Long Term Athletic Development, in particular how we can assist young people to have a happy, healthy and successful life through athletic development. In this episode we discuss LTAD, Fitness Testing and Physical…
Developing Physical Literacy through Dance | Melanie Levenberg
Oct 8, 2018 • 40 min
Melanie believes that through movement you can do more than just help people get fit – that you can foster community, positive mindsets and vibrant health. Her goal is to help people discover, practice and maintain a positive and playful mindset towards…
“My Best Memory of PE Is When I Was Done with It”
Sep 6, 2018 • 37 min
A very special episode of The #PhysEdcast where I chat with Matt Ladwig from Iowa State University about the research featured recently in the New York Times and on Fox News. Matt shares the research where he and his colleagues have found that how we felt…
Doug Gleddie | Unnatural Consequences
Aug 23, 2018 • 40 min
Physical Education is not a privilege to be denied as punishment. In this episode I chat with Dr. Doug Gleddie from the University of Alberta and we discuss how the missing of #PhysEd and recess are often used as punishment for misbehavior.
Dr Stephen Harvey | Game Centred Approaches
Jul 9, 2018 • 42 min
Dr. Stephen Harvey is an Associate Professor in Coaching Education at Ohio University. In this conversation, we cover Game Centred Approaches like Teaching Games for Understanding, Game Sense and Play Practice. Stephen is an expert in the area of coach &…
Artie Kamiya | The Godfather of #PhysEd
Jun 19, 2018 • 38 min
A conversation with the man behind The Great Activities Publishing Company. Creator of The National PE & School SportInstitute. 2004 National Physical Education Administrator of the Year and the “nation’s leading expert for K-12 health and physical…