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Laura Alfrey – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2024
Whilst the fitness testing debate has become more nuanced over time, the voice that is often absent from discussions is that of students. Located within the 'big tent' of critical pedagogy, and using an expansive learning approach that is grounded in cultural historical activity theory, this paper responds to the following research questions: (i)…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary Education, Student Empowerment, Tests
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Cameron Van der Smee; Josh Ambrosy; Alex Prins – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2024
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause global upheaval. It had a significant impact on the field of education, with multiple lockdowns changing the nature of teaching. This has been particularly challenging for early career academics (ECA) who already experience heightened stresses in the field of academia. This article explores the impact of…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, College Faculty, Health Education
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Carmen Barquero-Ruiz; David Kirk – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2024
Building on the original work of Bunker and Thorpe and their Teaching Games for Understanding (TGfU) approach to physical education, there is now a proliferation of Game Based Approaches (GBA) in the research literature (Bunker & Thorpe, 1982, A model for the teaching of games in secondary schools. "Bulletin of Physical Education,"…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Game Based Learning, Educational Games, Teaching Methods
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S. Gray; S. Hardley; A. S. Bryant; O. Hooper; J. Stirrup; R. Sandford; D. Aldous; N. Carse – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2024
As a group of researchers representing England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, we previously carried out a comparative analysis of the health discourses evident within the physical education (PE) curriculum of each UK nation (Gray et al., 2022b). We uncovered complex 'health' landscapes, represented through different discourses of health…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physical Education Teachers, Student Welfare, Health
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Daniel B. Robinson; Lauren Sulz; Hayley Morrison; Lindsey Wilson; Jodi Harding-Kuriger – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2024
Health education (HE) curricula across Canada are developed by individual provinces/territories, enabling curriculum documents to be responsive to regional needs. However, this autonomy prevents Canadian teachers (and students) from having access to a consistent collection of curriculum competencies/outcomes. Without national HE curriculum…
Descriptors: Health Education, Curriculum Development, Foreign Countries, Competence
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Sara Barnard Flory; Craig Nieman; Rebecca C. Wylie – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2024
This study examines the culturally responsive teaching self-efficacy (CRTSE) of graduates from an undergraduate Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE) program focused on social justice issues. We examined experiences that facilitated CRT and the areas alumni felt most efficacious. Graduates (n = 43) of a PETE program completed the CRTSE Scale…
Descriptors: Culturally Relevant Education, Physical Education Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education, Teacher Education Programs
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Dixon, Rachael; Abel, Gillian; Burrows, Lisette – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
Critical health literacy (CHL) and more specifically the development of young people's CHL in school-based health education is an under-explored area in research. This is despite health literacy being viewed as a critical determinant of health in contemporary times (World Health Organization. (2016a). The mandate for health literacy.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Education, Knowledge Level, Social Justice
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Baker, Kellie – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
Ideas and beliefs about teaching, profoundly influenced by observations and experiences as K-12 pupils, are not easily disrupted. Physical Education Teacher Education, when beliefs might be examined, has long been criticised as a weak intervention to combat the powerful influence of K-12 socialisation. The purpose of this research was to gain…
Descriptors: Socialization, Preservice Teachers, Physical Education, Preservice Teacher Education
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Curry, Christina; Ferfolja, Tania; Holmes, Kathryn; Parry, Kelly; Sherry, M.; Armour, Mike – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
Menstrual health literacy has a direct impact on young peoples' quality of life, health, academic and professional performance. In Australia, the key learning area of Health and Physical Education [HPE] provides opportunities for students to develop menstrual health literacy. This paper reports on the findings of a survey of 5007 young Australian…
Descriptors: Females, Physiology, Health Education, Adolescents
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Leslie-Walker, Anika; Mulvenna, Claire; Bramble, Oneida – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
This study sought to explore the motivations and challenges to the engagement of female West African university students, whilst participating in competitive and non-competitive extra-curricular sport and physical activity (ECSPA). The study was situated at a university in the North West of England that has a culturally diverse student population.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Student Motivation, Affordances, Barriers
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Jones, Luke – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
Practitioner enquiry is a well-established approach to professional learning that can facilitate teachers' pedagogical knowledge and improve their educational practice. That said, practitioner enquiry is less frequently seen in physical education (PE) initial teacher education and in the general practice of PE teachers. This study examines the…
Descriptors: Theory Practice Relationship, Physical Education, Preservice Teachers, Student Attitudes
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Cruickshank, Vaughan; Pill, Shane; Williams, John; Nash, Rosie; Mainsbridge, Casey Peter; MacDonald, Abbey; Elmer, Shandell – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
The enactment of the Australian Curriculum for Health and Physical Education (AC:HPE) is intended to be informed by five 'propositions' or Key Ideas, one of which is 'Develop Health Literacy'. Our study occurred at four Tasmanian primary schools and was conducted by a research team consisting of public health and education academics. This team…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Education, Physical Education, Elementary School Teachers
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Barrientos Hernán, Emilio J.; López-Pastor, Víctor M.; Lorente-Catalán, Eloísa; Kirk, David – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
The main purpose of this study was to identify the challenges of using formative assessment (FA) and authentic assessment (AA) in physical education (PE) teaching, based on some experienced teachers' perspectives. Semi-structured interviews of four teachers were conducted and analysed. The results show how the teachers operationalised the FA and…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Formative Evaluation, Performance Based Assessment, Teacher Attitudes
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de Araújo, Allyson Carvalho; Ovens, Alan; Knijnik, Jorge – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
This paper presents a heuristic tool that can be used to analyse and reflect on the inclusion of digital competences in Health and Physical Education Teacher Education (HPETE) programs. The tool is used to identify and compare how HPETE programs in three Southern Hemisphere countries address digital competency as an aspect of learning to teach…
Descriptors: Technological Literacy, Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Digital Literacy, Teacher Education Programs
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Lynch, S.; Davies, L. – Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education, 2023
In this article, the authors reflect on the experience of playing with research data in the form of poetic representation as early career researchers. The first author combined a collection of voices that intersected with her position as a transformative physical education teacher educator. Influenced by feminist thought, the principal author…
Descriptors: Poetry, Novices, Researchers, Physical Education
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