Home Authors Posts by Jason Gemberling

Jason Gemberling

Jason is a High School Physical Education Teacher at Midd-West High School in Middleburg, PA. He is also the Head Boys & Girls Track & Field Coach, and a former Head Boys Basketball Coach. Jason and Midd-West High School were one of the winners of the Carol M. White PEP Grant in 2010.

Exercise: The Stress Breaker!

For several years, my PE staff and I have been trying to relay the importance of stress relief to our students, parents, staff, administration, and even community members. Our PE program has been...

Be Prepared for the Unexpected [Interactive]

On today's podcast, I want to take a moment to talk to you about making sure you're prepared in case your school district where to go to a virtual learning platform.

Remote Learning Activities for High School PE [Interactive]

In today's podcast, I want to give you a couple ideas of activities you could do with your students at the high school level during a time of pandemic where we're trying to limit the use of equipment.

PE with PPE: Tips for a Great School Year!

School has been back in session for two weeks now, and I can honestly say things have been going really well. The one question leading up to the start of the year...

A Vision for Physical Education in the Fall

As we finish this school year, it is not a bad idea to start thinking about next year and the hopeful return to classes in person....

Finish The Year Strong with Distance Learning

I keep asking myself this question every day as a teacher, a coach, and a father. Where do we go? How do we plan for the future? What...

PE Workouts for Distance Learning!

With the current pandemic, a lot of us have been asked to create plans or lessons for our students to do at home. In this blog, I...

Be a Superhero for Your Students!

March 12, 2020… That’s the last time I had PE class with my students at Midd-West High School in Middleburg, PA. 2 weeks. It seems like an eternity for...

3 Holiday-Themed Physical Education Activities!

It is that time of year when we are all looking to be a little creative in our lesson planning. We want to incorporate some holiday or seasonal type...

Pickleball: A Lifetime Sport Students Love!

https://youtu.be/5zNIF31lLig On today's podcast, I want to talk to you about one of my favorite games that I teach my students about and it's pickleball.