ERIC Number: ED182947
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings I: State of the Arts Conference on Adapted Physical Education in Mississippi (January 19 and 20, 1979).
Churton, Michael W., Ed.
The proceedings of a conference on the state of the art in adapted physical education in Mississippi are presented. After the conference agenda and a list of the speakers and session leaders, an overview of the conference is provided. The conference was designed to produce data and information that could be used to facilitate programing, research, and implementation in adapted physical education. Texts by the following Session 1 speakers are included: "State of the Arts--Adapted Physical Education--National Overview" by L. Johnson; "State Department of Education Personnel Preparation and Certification Requirements" by K. Davis; "State of the Arts--Adapted Physical Education--State Overview" by M. Churton; "Perspective--P.L. 94-142 (the Education for All Handicapped Children Act) and Adapted Physical Education--Practioner" by P. Buschner; and "Perspective--P.L. 94-142 and Adapted Physical Education--Student" by L. Fischer. Session 2 considers curriculum, personnel preparation and certification, and motor assessment in small group presentations. Recommendations follow each presentation and conclusions, such as the need for review of current and projected certification requirements, are reported. (PHR)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Personnel Preparation.
Authoring Institution: University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg.
Identifiers - Location: Mississippi
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education for All Handicapped Children Act