Chalk Talk – Episode 6 – School Spotlight: Growing a Program What do you do when your high school weight room is less than 400 square feet and in the back corner of a woodshop? If you are Mount Abraham High School, you roll up your sleeves and build a unified strength and conditioning program. Mount Abraham Physical Education and Athletics established a school-wide initiative and are now celebrating its successes. What starts as collaboration, culminates in student-athletes seeing long term benefits in fitness, performance and most importantly confidence. Read the Full Success Story of Mount Abraham HerePodcast HighlightsPart 1: Building a Program: Making the Weight Room a Priority (0:40-5:20)Supporting Coaches and Teachers (5:20-7:00)Safety for Students (7:00-8:30)Bridging the Gap Between PE and Athletics (8:30-10:20)Half Time: Jackie’s School Spotlight Breakdown: Seeing Mount Abraham Grow: (11:00-14:20)Part 2: Spotlights of Success, Stories to Grow From8th Graders Building the Foundation (15:00-16:00)Off-Season Dedication for Football (16:00-18:36)Camaraderie in the Weight Room for Field Hockey and Baseball (18:36-20:20) Student Transfers: Skills Taken with Him (20:20-21:20)Goals, Thank You’s, and Final Thoughts (21:20-26:50)Here’s how to make sure you never miss an episode:Find and subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcast, Spotify, and more! Rate & review us to tell us what you’re loving and help us to reach more listeners.Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to stay up to date on Chalk Talk updates. Use use #PLT4MChalkTalk to connect with us!Have an idea or topic you would like us to cover? Feel free to send us along a suggestion!