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Category Archives: Massage School

Online Education – the Flipped Classroom

As part of my series on online education in massage therapy, I’m looking at how other teachers are using the internet in their teaching. I’m bringing that information to you. I was talking to Annie Lacroix, of the Columbia River Institute of Massage Therapy, recently and she mentioned that she uses a “Flipped Classroom” in… Continue Reading …

Who sets the minimums for massage education?

Representatives for all of the major massage organizations are getting together, again, this week. I’m of the opinion that this is generally a good thing. When all of us are working towards a common goal, the chances of success are a lot higher. But, not all is sunshine and rainbows. Go read Laura Allen’s blog… Continue Reading …

Graduation, Transitions, and Fear of the Unkown

First, I want to extend a heartfelt “CONGRATULATIONS” to all of my students at Bodymechanics who are graduating this week.  They’ve taken their practical final, my APP final, their comprehensive final, and turned in the last of their logs and special projects.  Friday is the big day. Also, a little shout out to Kat at… Continue Reading …

Going to Massage School

It’s back to school season.  The office supply stores are filled with eager kids getting brand new notebooks and No. 2 pencils with perfect erasers and no teeth marks.  You can smell that “fresh start” scent everywhere you go. I’m back to teaching at the local massage school For years, I was the business and… Continue Reading …

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