ERIC Number: ED177749
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-May
Reference Count: N/A
Physical Education for the Handicapped: Meeting the Need Through Inservice Education. Proceedings of a National Conference held at Oregon State University (Corvallis, Oregon, May 1979).
Dunn, John M., Ed.; Harris, Jerry L., Ed.
Twenty papers presented at the Oregon state conference on "Inservice Physical Education and Public Law 94-142" are included in the volume. The first section focuses on the inservice challenge and includes papers on subjects such as the accountability of inservice training for implementation of Public Law 94-142, the practical implications of research in physical education, and needs assessment methodologies for inservice. The second section presents inservice models such as a field based model of physical education for the handicapped, a model staff development program for physical educators, a field delivery system for inservice in a rural area, and a motor development inservice training project. The final section considers inservice for special groups. Among topics covered are a psychosocial approach to inservice physical education, administrative inservice considerations, and an inservice model for university facilities. (PHR)
Descriptors: Accountability, Adapted Physical Education, Administrator Role, Conference Reports, Delivery Systems, Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Exceptional Child Research, Handicapped Children, Higher Education, Inservice Education, Mainstreaming, Models, Needs Assessment, Parent Child Relationship, Personnel, Physical Education, Rural Education, Suburbs, Teacher Attitudes, Urban Education
Oregon State University, School of Health and Physical Education, Corvallis, Oregon 97331 ($3.00 xerox copy)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Univ., Corvallis. School of Health and Physical Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act