Teaching Tips & Tricks


Teaching Tips & Tricks - The Hidden Potential Of A Beanbag In Your Adaptive Class

Find out who a simple beanbag can help your students face fear and gain confidence!

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - X's & O's Aren't Just For The Gridiron Anymore

Do sparring and the "Gridiron" really have anything in common? You be the judge... Find out more!

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - A Belt Can Do More Than Just Signify Rank

Everyone has a little "MacGyver" in them, especially if you're an adaptive instructor! Can a simple "Belt" be the answer to some students struggles? To find out...

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - It's About The... The Music...

Can music really set the tone and affect the results of your training a session or class? Find out!

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - What Did You Say

Like Cher said in her song... "Words are like weapons, they wound sometimes", especially  for adaptive students. Learn how you change that...

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - "What???, Huh???, Grrrr..."

Learning new techniques can be frustrating. For some adaptive student that level of frustration is much greater! Learn what you can do to help.

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - Have A Chair, A Knee Chair That Is...

The word "Adaption"can be scary, but it doesn't have to be. Adaptions come in all shapes and sizes. Often times simply changing a chair or placing an X on the floor with masking tape will do the trick. Find out more...

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - Lights, Camera, Action!

Is it martial arts class or movie set? Maybe it's both and maybe it's just what your adaptive students need.Learn how a simple cell phone camera to make a big difference.

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - It Goes Together Like Peanut Butter & Jelly

What does peanut better & jelly have to do with martial arts? Is this for real? Lets find out.

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - Just Breathe

Breath plays an important roll in martial arts, but can have any even greater impact for adaptive students. Lean more!

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - The Perfect Weapon... It's Not Just A Martial Arts Movie From The 90's...s

A lot of adaptive students feel like they are at a disadvantage in class and on the street due to their disabilities and special equipment needed to function in everyday life, such as: a wheelchair, crutches, a white cane, braces and the list goes on and on. Find out why this is not true.

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Teaching Tips & Tricks - Who's Keepin' Time?

A stopwatch on the floor may be your best friend,Especially when working with younger students and those with ADHD. To learn why..

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