#PEChat Summary: Deliberate Practice

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#PEChat Information

Topic: Deliberate Practice in #Physed
Date: November 4th 2013
Moderators: Ashlea Mills, Nathan Horne, Ash Casey, Joey Feith, Adam Howell

#PEChat Transcript

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Discussion Questions/Highlighted Answers

1. What is deliberate practice? Why is it important?

2. How do we increase the likelihood that our students will engage in deliberate practice in physical education?

3. How can we create instant feedback loops that will help our students engage in deliberate practice?

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