Kathleen Gappa

PE Specialist


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Hi, I am Kathleen Gappa. I have taught in the public education system for over 25 years. I have taught middle and high school science, as well as 1st and 2nd grade. I have coached basketball, soccer and volleyball at all grade levels. I played college basketball as a point guard. Physical education gives students the opportunity to experience both sports and activities that are growth mind set. The resources and equipment open stuents mind to choose what they like best and what they would like to try next. P.E. develops strong bones and muscles. It reduces stress. It helps students develop social skills, teamwork and cooperation. Physical activity helps establish healthy habits that can last a lifetime.