ERIC Number: EJ420752
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Elementary Physical Education Teachers' Perceptions of Childhood Obesity.
Price, James H.
Health Education, v21 n6 p26-32,63 Nov-Dec 1990
Elementary school physical education teachers were almost unanimous in their beliefs that normal weight is very important to the health of children, and accurately perceived the etiology of childhood obesity. Most did not believe schools do enough to alleviate obesity and supported school-based weight reduction techniques. (JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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