Originally Posted by GR8TRN
But if skierX comes with a specific goal of skiing Blue Bumps in control for more than three turns, we are likely to see the variety of lessons that will get her(him) there through different paths and technique and tachtical methods.
Ok, one more idea for you and then I'll bow out of this thread. How about all of you getting together and putting together a goal based instruction thread (or series of threads) that would be consistent with PSIA concepts.
Thread 1) Carving on green runs
Thread 2) Carving on blue runs
Thread 3) Carving on black runs
Thread 4) Linking 10 turns in blue bumps
Thread 5) Linking 10 turns in black bumps
Thread 6) Skiing in moderate powder
Thread 7) Skiing in deep powder
Thread 8) Skiing in moderate crud
Thread 9) Skiing in deep crud
Thread 10) Carving on ice
Thread 11) Skiing like a PMTS trained skier (oops, did I say that out loud)