ERIC Number: ED289842
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Jan
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Leadership Training in Adapted Physical Education.
Sherrill, Claudine, Ed.
This text explores new directions in teacher training and service delivery and is designed to help shape the future of adapted physical education as a discipline and as a profession. It provides a comprehensive overview of the history and philosophy of the field, discussions on future trends, and ideas on current issues in adapted physical education. Topics covered include: (1) leadership training; (2) advocacy; (3) legislation; (4) writing grants; (5) serving in professional organizations; (6) publishing articles; (7) conducting research; (8) developing graduate curricula; and (9) providing in-service training. The text is divided into three parts: (1) Foundations of Adapted Physical Education Teacher Training; (2) Service Delivery in the Public Schools: Functions of the Adapted Physical Education Specialist; and (3) Adapated Physical Education Teacher Training Approaches, Programs, and Pedagogies. (JD)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Ancillary School Services, Delivery Systems, Higher Education, Leadership Training, Physical Education Teachers, Program Development, Teacher Education, Trend Analysis
Human Kinetic Publishers, Inc., Box 5076, Champaign, IL 61820 ($38.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive; Books
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