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ERIC Number: ED407794
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997-Apr
Achieving a Balance: Proceedings of the National Conference on Adapted Physical Activity (5th, Macomb, Illinois, April 3-5, 1997).
Western Illinois Univ., Macomb. Coll. of Education and Human Services.
This proceedings include the following papers: "Developing a District Building Based Team" (Kathy Heller and Michelle Till); "Wheelchair Rhythmic Sportive Gymnastics" (Gertrude Krombholz and Atja Gotzova-Kumpf); "Team Building in Inclusion Settings" (Robert Weber); "Inclusion: Identifying Student Needs" (Jeff Runge); "Overview of the Role of Aquatics for Persons with Different Abilities" (Lorraine Bloomquist); "Wheelchair Dance" (Gertrude Krombholz); "Achieving the "Ultra-Stretch"--A Method for Increasing Flexibility and Fitness for Everyone" (Christine Stopka); "Traditional Korean Play: Jegi-Chagi for Students with Physical Disabilities" (Yong-Ae Whang); "Why Choose Horseback Riding?" (Natalie Bieber); "Three Decades of Adapting Activities to Maximize Student Skill Development" (James Cowart); "Go for the Gold: Common Sense Strategies for Working with ADHD Children" (Michael Davey); "Let's Work Together: Team Building Pool Games" (Phillip Conatser); "The Fitness Clinic for Physically Disabled at San Diego State University: A Model for the Future" (Peter Aufsesser); "Competitive Wheelchair Athletics" (Stefanie Opsal and Amy Crowley); "Appropriate Inclusion in Physical Education: From Perceptions to Practical Pointers" (Nathan Murata and Samuel Hodges); "Adapted Physical Education-Accommodation or Innovation?" (Laura Hunter); "A Practical Application of Aquatics for Persons with Disabilities" (Lorraine E. Bloomquist); "AAALF and the Alliance: Partners in Fitness Education" (Janet A. Seaman); "Raising a Child with Disabilities in the Family" (Catherine Crain and others); "Preparing Students with Disabilities for Spring Break '97" (Jayne Swercinski and Lisa Burres); "The Paralympic Movement: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow" (Robert D. Steadward); "Olympic Access: Design for Athletes, Spectators, and Employees" (Kim Beasley); "Resistive Exercise for Older Adults and Cardiac Patients: Practical Considerations" (Loran D. Erdmann); "Basic Skills and Inclusion of Various Ability Levels" (Robert Weber and Others); "Using Summer Camps to Provide a Developmental Sequence for Physical Activity" (Stefanie Opsal and Amy Crowley); "Moving to a Theme" (Carol A. Ryan); "Inclusion: Modifying Games and Sports Activities for Individuals with Disabilities" (Fred Schack); "Try-Umph-Promoting Sport, Fitness, and Recreation for Youth with Physical Disabilities" (Barbara Anthony); "Trouble or Triumph: Novel Falls Prevention Strategies for Older Adults with Disability" (Mark Alexander Hirsch); "Liability Concerns for Working with Individuals with Disabilities" (Peter Aufsesser); "Pain Free Exercise Training for People with Peripheral Vascular Disease?" (Christine Stopka and others); "Integration in Wheelchair Athletics at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater" (Stefanie Opsal and others); "A Systematic Application of Activity-Based Intervention in Physical Education Programming for Preschoolers with Disabilities" (Ronald Ricardo Smith); and "Introducing Kids to Sports" (Paddy Rossbach). Some presentations contain references. (CR)
Descriptors: Adapted Physical Education, Adults, Aquatic Sports, Athletics, Dance, Elementary Secondary Education, Exercise, Gymnastics, Health Activities, Horseback Riding, Inclusive Schools, Mainstreaming, Physical Activities, Physical Disabilities, Physical Fitness, Preschool Education, Recreational Activities, Regular and Special Education Relationship, Teamwork, Wheelchairs
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Western Illinois Univ., Macomb. Coll. of Education and Human Services.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
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