At PSIA-AASI, new resources for improving your teaching and technique are unveiled almost every day. These three new podcasts provide insight into how The Learning Connection helps you, how to drastically improve your own skiing, and the latest developments from the Education Leadership Council.
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How the Learning Connection Helps You
Get the scoop from PSIA Alpine Team member Matt Boyd and former Team member Rob Sogard about how PSIA-AASI’s The Learning Connection is an important developmental framework that will help you become a great instructor. The Learning Connection focuses on each person’s teaching skills, technical skills, and people skills. A great instructor is one who is highly skilled in each of those areas. Sogard talks about how The Learning Connection will be used as the foundation for a new resource launching in the fall of 2019, Core Concepts, a brand new manual filled with information every instructor needs to know.
How to Take Your Skiing from Good to Awesome
PSIA Alpine Team member Jonathan Ballou explains how you can take your skiing from “pretty good,” to “awesome.” Where will your skiing take you?
PSIA-AASI's Education Leadership Council Meeting
PSIA-AASI Director of Education Dave Schuiling discusses the Education Leadership Council (ELC) meeting in Lakewood, CO. The group is the “education arm” of PSIA-AASI and is made up of the association’s divisional education leaders. Hear how the ELC is working to focus on consistency, learning outcomes, and teaching fundamentals to improve the professional development and certification process for everyone.