Author: Ross Chakrian

Ross Chakrian has been teaching elementary physical education in Ellicott City, MD for the past 9 years. Ross helped transform the state of the physical education at Waverly Elementary School by successfully winning various local and national grants to bring a variety of technology into the program. He also successfully advocated on behalf of his students to get a new gymnasium built to address the increasing enrollment numbers his school is experiencing. Ross is also very active on Twitter (@Mr_C_PE) as he works to spread the love for quality physical education and was recently asked to join the prestigious #ESPEchat Team (

The Foundation of the Movement Education Model [Interactive]

This is the first part of a 4 part blog series that Ross Chakrian created to have teachers become more familiar with the Movement Ed Model within Elementary PE. This first episode in the series will focus on a basic overview of what the Movement Ed Model is and why it is beneficial for both students and teachers.

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