|With incredible athletes of yesterday…and today!
What connects Canadian track athlete and 3-time
Olympian Harry Jerome, and professional football player Brian
Well, courage, passion and dedication are just a
few of the traits these accomplished athletes share. And while Brian
never knew Harry personally, he can definitely relate to his life
Meet both of these inspiring athletes – one
through watching the film, Harry Jerome: The Fastest Man on
Earth, and the other, Brian Nugent, live in our
upcoming virtual classroom!
A student from Britannia Elementary
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The National Film Board of Canada,
Physical and Health Education Canada and Motivate Canada are
thrilled to invite you to join us for an interactive event
Professional football player, ESTEEM Team
Athlete Role Model, and leadership trainer, Brian Nugent is just a
click away and eager to engage with your students (ages
9–12) about his personal and professional journey as an
international athlete via a virtual classroom (online webcast) on
June 5 at 1:30 p.m. EDT.
Act now —registration closes
May 18, 2012!
To participate, all you need to do is purchase
the digital download (DTO) of the 10-minute film Harry Jerome:
The Fastest Man on Earth and register for the event. Using the
guide that accompanies the film, you
can teach your students about one of Canada’s most inspiring and
This event will address
content in the curriculum relating to several subject areas
Physical and Health
Although this event may be relevant for younger and
more mature audiences, the recommended age level is ages
For more information about this event and to download
the film, click here.