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1. What is a Science of Sport workshop?

A Science of Sport workshop is a professional development opportunity designed for educators to explore the intersection of STEM and sports, providing innovative teaching strategies and engaging resources to bring back to the classroom.

2. Who can participate in the workshop?

The workshop is open to all educators, including teachers, coaches, and administrators, who are interested in incorporating sports-related concepts into their STEM curriculum.

3. What topics are covered in the Science of Sport workshop?

The workshop covers a range of topics such as biomechanics, physiology, nutrition, statistics, and technology in sports. It aims to demonstrate how these concepts can be effectively integrated into the classroom.

4. Is the workshop tailored to specific grade levels?

The workshop content is adaptable for various grade levels, from elementary to middle school. Presenters will provide examples and strategies that can be customized to suit different age groups.

5. How long is the workshop?

The duration of the workshop may vary, but typically it spans a few hours or a whole day. Check the specific workshop details for information on the schedule and agenda.

6. Is there a cost associated with attending the workshop?

Teachers NEVER pay a fee to attend one of the Science of Sport Workshops, thanks to grants and sponsors of the programs!

7. How can I register for the Science of Sport workshop?

Head to this link to register for a workshop in your area. Choose an existing program from the dropdown menu or “General Information” if you’d like to know more about our programs.

8. Are there any prerequisites for attending the workshop?

All we ask is that you are an educator in the STEM space; that means math, science, PE, or other STEM positions.

9. Will I receive any materials or resources during the workshop?

Participants will typically receive workshop materials, resources, and access to online platforms or tools discussed during the sessions.

10. Is there an opportunity for networking with other educators during the workshop?

Our workshops encourage networking, group activities, and discussions to facilitate collaboration among participants.

11. Will I receive a certificate of completion for attending the Science of Sport workshop?

Our workshops provide certificates of completion, which can be valuable for professional development and evidence of continued learning. Please reach out if you do not receive one upon completion of the workshop.

12. Can I bring the workshop materials and concepts back to my school?

Yes, the goal of the workshop is to empower educators to implement the learned concepts in their own classrooms. Participants are encouraged to share the knowledge gained with their colleagues and students!

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