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A leg up on leg protection

I’m working on finishing the iBook on bandaging that I developed for the capstone of my Master’s Degree in Education, Teaching and Technology. It’s pretty cool, if I do humble-brag┬áso myself. But until it’s available, I wanted my WWU dressage … Continue reading

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Before you get on

There’s so much more to riding than just sitting atop a horse. Your pre-ride preparation and care of the horse can make all the difference to your ride, and it demonstrates your compassion for your horsey partner. Check out this … Continue reading

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WWU Dressage classes: what to wear

Here’s a web page I whipped up to help WWU Dressage riders (especially those new to the program, but it doesn’t hurt returning students to do a quick review!) know the appropriate attire for applied riding classes. Check it out … Continue reading

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Oh, blog. I’ve been neglecting you.

No more neglect. I’m going to use the blog to supplement my teaching, so WWU dressage riders, bookmark this page! Until then, enjoy this delightful video of a group of very friendly — and somewhat gassy — horses snoozing. There … Continue reading

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Educational opportunities love/hate

I am an educator, and so am thrilled when my students have an opportunity to experience new things that will benefit their futures in the horse industry. On the other hand, I hate it when a horse injury is that … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes: dressage

Well, if all commercials were like this, I might get cable TV again. http://youtu.be/-EFVMBUDYG8  

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USDF/USEF Young Rider Graduate Program

Calling all dressage Young Riders! WWU dressage riders, this is the perfect opportunity for you: “The Young Rider Graduate Program is designed to help bridge the gap between young rider status and the professional world of international competition, teaching, training, … Continue reading

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Not in the habit

I’ve got to get started writing some stuff here, but man! It’s hard to remember to squeeze this in between all the other stuff I’m writing. You probably don’t want to read 2300-word essays on the latest educational theories. . … Continue reading

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