Abigail Curtis DVM and Karin Coyne are Level 2 TAGteachers, who are Parkour practioners. Parkour is a physically demanding discipline whereby practitioners utilize physical training to master their own movements by climbing, running, jumping and balancing over the obstacles in their environments. Coaches in this sport require the same teaching skills as coaches in any sport
For a brief video introduction to Parkour, see here: http://youtu.be/yvP_HfVa2Rs?t=32s
In this webinar Abigail and Karin will show to you not only how they have implemented TAGteach for the specifics of Parkour, but also how these principles and techniques will transfer over into other sport training as well. Through the use of videos and discussion they will cover topics such as:
In this webinar TAGteach cofounder Theresa McKeon talks about ways to use the principles of TAGteach in situations where it is not possible or not desirable to use an audible tag to mark behavior.
Luca Canever is a Level 3 TAGteacher, with lots of experience applying TAGteach and teaching others. Luca is a scientist with a keen interest in the brain and how it learns. He will talk about recent research into brain science and will explain why it is that TAGteach works so well.
In this webinar Luca will help us understand this fascinating phenomenon by covering the following topics:
Click here to read an article by Luca with some more details about what he will cover in the webinar.
Marissa has extensive experience developing training programs for animal shelter volunteers. In this webinar she will explain her successful strategies for applying TAGteach to volunteer training. You will learn how to create powerful and effective lessons that develop not only hands-on skills, but empower the volunteers to make smart decisions.
You will learn the following:
BONUS #2! When you register for this webinar recording you will receive a discount code for 25% off our recorded webinar: Leave it! Impulse Control for the Teacher with TAGteach cofounder Theresa McKeon, since this is a great complement to this webinar for training shelter volunteers.
Luca holds a Bachelor’s degree In Archaeology from Padova University. He is currently working across several fields: level 3 TAGteacher, school teacher, archeologist, and professional dog trainer.
His experience with TAGteach is widespread and includes; sports training (developing TAGteach procedures for Olympic Archery); writing skills, safety procedures, and management in the school classroom; teaching people to train the pets; and as the father of a wonderful son, Alessandro, he is refining TAGteach as a positive reinforcement tool in parenting. Luca has worked to obtain his TAGteach Level 3 Certification and has hosted many TAGteach seminars and projects in universities, classrooms and regional events.