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About ThePhysicalEducator.com
ThePhysicalEducator.com is an online professional development resource for physical educators. Our mission is to help you become the best physical education teacher you can be. We will do this by producing high-quality resources for you to use in your teaching, by helping you connect and share with fellow teachers, and by providing engaging professional development opportunities which you can attend.

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Joey Feith

Joey Feith is the founder of ThePhysicalEducator.com. He currently teaches elementary physical education at St. George's School of Montreal in Quebec, Canada.

Joey believes that every child should have access to a world class physical education experience, and that teacher professional development is the key to that. That is why, between lesson planning and helping kids improve their running, he has dedicated thousands of hours to creating a site that helps inspire fellow physical educators.

Joey has presented his ideas at the local, provincial, national, and international levels through various speaking and training events. He is a recipient of Physical and Health Education Canada's Dr. Andy Anderson Young Professional Award for the province of Quebec. Joey also was an Education finalist in the 6th Annual Shorty Awards, an awards ceremony honouring the best in social media.

When not teaching, blogging, or developing new teaching resources, Joey enjoys spending time with his family, longboarding, and drinking tea.
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Mike Cicchillitti

Mike Cicchillitti is a content developer at ThePhysicalEducator.com. He graduated from McGill University in 2011 with a Bachelor's of Education (Physical and Health education). He is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Physical Education Pedagogy at McGill University where he is researching the perceptions of male and female physical education teacher education (PETE) students on the reasons why they think boys and girls participate in elementary and high school physical education.

Mike has been a member of the APEQ (Association of Physical Educators of Quebec) executive committee since 2010. He is currently the co-chair of the 2013 APEQ conference.

Mike is extremely passionate about Physical Education and discovering different methods and teaching techniques to increase student participation and become more engaged in their learning. He is an avid believer of the use of technology in the classroom and is always open to new and fresh ideas to improve his teaching.

In his leisure time, Mike enjoys playing volleyball, squash and pretending to be good at golf.

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ThePhysicalEducator.com is an online professional development resource for physical educators.
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ThePhysicalEducator.com is an online professional development resource for physical educators. Our mission is to help you become the best physical educator you can be. Learn More