ERIC Number: EJ900536
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Reference Count: 0
Ideas Exchange: Do You Believe that Physical Education Teachers and Coaches Should Have to Pass a Physical Fitness Assessment as Part of Their Licensure or Certification Requirements?
Carson, Russell L.; Magnotta, John; Lauer, Larry; Wetzel, Richard D.; Nguyen, Nhu; Morrison, Jaime; Kamla, Jim; Barnd, Sue; Whittingham, Michele; Dentino, Kathy; Lorenzi, David G.
Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, v22 n4 p5-8 Mar-Apr 2009
This article presents opinions/ideas of professionals when asked this question, "Do You Believe that Physical Education Teachers and Coaches Should Have to Pass a Physical Fitness Assessment as Part of Their Licensure or Certification Requirements?" The professionals share the pros and cons of having physical education teachers and coaches pass a fitness test.
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Teacher Certification, Physical Education Teachers, Evaluation, Athletic Coaches, Tests, Role Models, Obesity, Athletics
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191. Tel: 800-213-7193; Fax: 703-476-9527; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.aahperd.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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