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Who is Mr. Mueller?
Mr. Mueller has been teaching at Erin School since 1992. He teaches kindergarten through eighth grade physical education. Mr. Mueller received his Bachelor’s Degree in physical education and a licensure in health education from the University of Wisconsin — Whitewater. In the summer of 2005, he completed his Master’s Degree in general education from Viterbo University. His current license includes certification in K-12 physical education, health and coaching. In 2011, Mr. Mueller was a recipient of the Herb Kohl Teacher Fellowship Award. This award recognized his enthusiasm and passion for fitness and especially for his students. He is also a Fuel Up to Play 60 MVP and State Ambassador.
Mr. Mueller was named the 2016 Wisconsin Middle School Physical Education Teacher of the Year and the 2017 SHAPE America Midwest District Middle School Teacher of the Year. These awards recognized his leadership in physical education at Erin School, as well as in the community, state, and the nation. Mr. Mueller also is an adjunct professor at Concordia University, teaching the Curriculum & Methods of Teaching Elementary and Secondary Physical Education classes.
Mr. Mueller is married and has two children; a son in college and a daughter who teaches first grade in the La Crosse area. Outside of school Mr. Mueller enjoys lifting weights and doing a variety of cardio workouts. He is very involved in his church and teaches a third through eighth grade Sunday school class. He spends most of his summer running Path to Victory Sports and Leadership Camps in the area and around the country.
What is Physical Education at Erin School?
K – 5th Grade Golf Unit See video link!
K – 8th Grade – Fitness Friday Fuel Up to Play 60 Kick-Off Video of 2014 Event!
K – 5th Grade – Fitness Friday Jump Rope for Heart Event
K – 5th Grade – Roller Skating Unit with 50’s/60’s Day, 80’s Day, Obstacle Course, and Disco Day
K – 8th Grade – Fitness Disco Day
7th Grade – Mission Impossible Team Building Activity
7th & 8th Grade – National Guard Team Building/Leadership Training Field Trip Link to Video!
8th Grade – YMCA Fitness Day and Marquette Basketball Game Field Trip Marquette Game High Five Tunnel
8th Grade – Golf Field Trip
Erin School Fun Run at Erin Hills: Check out the video!
Mr. Mueller’s Favorite Quote:
“The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now.” – Zig Ziglar
“If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you!”