Teachers’ Tee Box

Explore, Discover & Share

Welcome to First Tee National School Program Teachers’ Tee Box! At First Tee, we believe your role as physical educators is vitally important to making a difference in a child’s life. That’s why we want to do our part in supporting you and the work you are doing. These resources are here for physical educators like you who are trained and certified to teach the National School Program.

Questions? Contact teachersteebox@thefirsttee.org.

Share Your Story

Doing great things in  your class, overcoming challenges or making a difference? Tell us your story on how you are making an impact through the National School Program and physical education.

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Lesson Plans and Best Practices

Discover best practices from physical educators who are currently teaching the program, including ideas for increasing fitness during golf lessons, tips for class management and activities focused on First Tee Nine Healthy Habits. Below are four categories filled with turnkey ideas for teachers like you.

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Additional Materials

Looking for more ways to help you enhance student learning? Use these resources to assist with delivering your lessons.

Delivery Variations Safety & Cue Cards  Instructional MethodsMeasurement Outcomes Core Values Overview

S&S Worldwide »

As a member of First Tee family, you have access to discounted hoops and cones to enhance your class from our Silver Partner, S&S Worldwide.

To place your first order and receive a 30% discount please contact Lisa Tripoli-Mills at lmills@ssww.com or (860) 614-5324.


To order additional equipment or replacement parts, please contact our partners at Short Golf.

Teachers can receive a discount online by clicking “Register as a Pro” and filling out that information. ShortGolf will approve your account and you will receive TFT Member Pricing. There is also a TFT10 coupon code you can utilize during checkout. With both discounts combined you can save up to 20% off.

More Golf Opportunities »

You can provide even more opportunities to students by connecting with First Tee chapter in your community.

Former Students Return to their Elementary School to Teach Golf

Each year, elementary students across the country tee up for the first time during PE. Through The First Tee National School Program, PE teachers are trained to teach golf in school. But this time, it was former students that gave the golf lesson. Madison Lehr and Meg Lavinder from The First Tee of Greater Richmond …

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