ERIC Number: ED470727
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
The New Leadership Paradigm for Physical Education: What We Really Need To Lead.
Mohnsen, Bonnie, Ed.
This book acknowledges the current state of affairs in and provides a practical approach to current leadership theories as applied to the many duties of a physical education leader, taking into consideration the various individuals who currently assume leadership roles in the profession. There are 13 chapters in four parts. Part 1, "Where to Start," features: (1) "Wanted: Leaders for the Twenty-First Century." Part 2, "Becoming a Leader," includes: (2) "The Dynamics of Successful Change Efforts"; (3) "Curriculum, Assessment, and Accountability"; (4) "Professional Development in Physical Education: Education Never Ends"; (5) "Creative Funding"; and (6) "Utilizing Technology." Part 3, "Assuming the Role," includes: (7) "Elementary Teacher Leadership"; (8) "Middle School Teacher Leadership"; (9) "High School Teacher Leadership"; (10) "District Leadership"; (11) "Regional Leadership"; and (12) "State Leadership." Part 4, "Where to Go Next," offers: (13) "The Impact of Future Trends on Physical Education and the Role of Leadership." (Chapters contain references.) (SM)
Descriptors: Accountability, Computer Uses in Education, Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Development, Financial Support, Instructional Leadership, Leadership Qualities, Local Government, Physical Education Teachers, State Government, Teacher Leadership
AAHPERD Publications, P.O. Box 385, Oxon Hill, MD 20750-0385. Tel: 800-321-0789 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.aahperd.org/naspe/template.cfm.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
Note: Co-authors with Bonnie Mohnsen are: Jayne Greenberg, Bobbie Harris, Dorri Hawkes, Betty Hennessy, Karen Mendon, Rita Mercier, Spencer Sartorius, Carolyn Thompson, and Kathy Ermler.