Developing Character Through Athletics

Bear Conversations

Mar 8 2022 • 22 mins

Grades 5 through 12 Physical Education teacher and Boys Varsity Basketball Head Coach, Tyler Mendezona, discusses how athletics fits into a Christian liberal arts education and how character is revealed and developed through participation in athletics and physical education.

Patrick Carruth, President and Headmaster of The Bear Creek School engages in conversation with members of our Middle School and Upper School faculty to discover more about who they are and hear how their passion for their subject areas shapes their teaching as they guide students toward becoming people of wisdom, compassion, and courage.

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