ERIC Number: ED230487
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Involvement & Participation. National Conference on Physical Activity for the Exceptional Individual (11th, San Diego, California, November 19-20, 1982).
Greaves, Edward R.; Richmond, Alan
This publication contains papers, presented at a conference about physical activities for the exceptional individual, concerning: (1) student interest/motivation; (2) swimming; (3) games; (4) wheelchairs; (5) movement education; (6) physical stress and bone growth; (7) parent involvement; (8) meningomyelocele; (9) blind athletes; (10) Project Interdependence; (11) language development through movement; (12) adapted physical education; (13) brainstorming and creative teaching; (14) secondary school physical education; (15) high risk youth; (16) behavior management; (17) peer teaching; (18) horseback riding; (19) quadriplegics; (20) therapist role; (21) psychological conditions; (22) therapeutic exercise; (23) cardiovascular fitness; (24) individualized instruction; (25) teaching aides and interns; (26) outdoor education; (27) acupressure; (28) recreation and leisure; and (29) play. The papers describe programs, procedures, methods, and tips for working with emotionally, learning, and/or physically disabled elementary and secondary school students. (CJ)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Cardiovascular System, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances, Exceptional Persons, Exercise Physiology, Individual Instruction, Learning Disabilities, Mainstreaming, Movement Education, Physical Activities, Physical Development, Physical Disabilities, Physical Education, Special Education, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, El Cajon.
Note: Conference held in cooperation with the San Diego County Department of Education, San Diego Unified School District, and the California State Department of Education.