ERIC Number: ED037835
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Perceptual-Motor Foundations: A Multidisciplinary Concern. Proceedings of the Perceptual-Motor Symposium (Washington, D.C., May 8-10, 1968).
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.
The proceedings include addresses by Logan Wright on highlights of human development from birth to age 11, Leonard A. Cohen on development and function of the mechanisms of perception, Eric Denhoff on motor development as a function of perception, and Alan Hein on exposure history in spatial-motor development. Also provided are reports by William T. Braley on the Dayton program for developing sensory and motor skills in 3, 4, and 5 year-old children, by Alice D. Coffman on personalizing early education, and by Louis Bowers on a program of motor development activities. A multidisciplinary exchange on perceptual motor development group discussions on learning and on future needs, and a conference summary are included. Appendixes list conference leaders, organizational representation, participants and observers, and questions raised by participants. (LE)
Descriptors: Child Development, Environmental Influences, Exceptional Child Education, Individualized Programs, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning, Learning Disabilities, Motor Development, Perception, Perceptual Development, Perceptual Motor Coordination, Perceptual Motor Learning, Physical Education, Preschool Children, Research Needs
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., 20036 ($3.00)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.