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Clark, Langston; Heaven, Anthony; Shah, Usman – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
Purpose: The primary purpose of this study was to garner the perspectives of teaching for social justice (TSJ) and teacher education for social justice from individuals who were previously or currently are affiliated with physical education teacher education (PETE) programs at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs). A second purpose…
Descriptors: Social Justice, Teacher Education, Physical Education Teachers, College Faculty
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Scrabis-Fletcher, Kristin; Rasmussen, Jennifer; Silverman, Stephen – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
Purpose: Grounded in social cognitive theory this study examined attitude and perception of competence and their relationship with skill practice in middle school physical education. Method: Participants (N = 81) were randomly selected from nine teachers' classes. Two lessons were videotaped and students completed a middle school perception of…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Education Teachers, Middle School Teachers, Middle School Students
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Lentillon-Kaestner, Vanessa; Patelli, Gianpaolo – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
The purpose of this study was to estimate the main and interaction effects of grouping forms, student gender and ability level on the pleasure experienced in physical education (PE). The participants included 178 secondary school students (M = 13.17, SD = 0.81), with 72 students enrolled in a basketball unit and 106 students enrolled in an…
Descriptors: Secondary School Students, Physical Education, Ability Grouping, Sex
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Hemphill, Michael A.; Richards, K. Andrew R. – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine youth development outcomes in an Urban Squash program. Methods: A mixed method approach to was employed to address three research questions: 1) to what extent did the Urban Squash program exhibit features of a quality OST program?; 2) what aspects of the Urban Squash program were most valued by…
Descriptors: Racquet Sports, Urban Youth, Urban Programs, After School Programs
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Carson, Russell L.; Hemphill, Michael A.; Richards, K. Andrew R.; Templin, Tom – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
As teachers move toward the end of their careers, understanding the experiences that help them derive satisfaction from their work has implications for helping them stay engaged in teaching. The purpose of this study was to qualitatively examine the job satisfaction of late career physical education teachers. Jessica, Sandy, and Bill were later…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Job Satisfaction, Teacher Persistence, Physical Education Teachers
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Richards, K. Andrew R.; Ressler, James D. – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
Self-study is a self-focused, improvement-oriented approach to understanding one's own professional practices while also forging recommendations for the larger community of learners within a discipline. Faculty in teacher education have been engaging in self-study research since the early 1990s, and the approach has recently been adopted by…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Teacher Education, Independent Study, Educational Research
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Haslem, Liz; Wilkinson, Carol; Prusak, Keven A.; Christensen, William F.; Pennington, Todd – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
The purpose of this study was (a) to test a hypothesized model of motivation within the context of conceptual physical education (CPE), and (b) to explore the strength and directionality of perceived competence for physical activity as a possible mediator for health-related fitness knowledge (HRFK) and physical activity behaviors. High school…
Descriptors: Health Related Fitness, Knowledge Level, Competence, Self Determination
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Richards, K. Andrew; Eberline, Andrew D.; Templin, Thomas J. – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
Secondary professional socialization is a phase of occupational socialization theory that focuses on graduate education in preparation for a career in academia. Due to the need to present and publish research and make professional contacts, professional organizations likely serve an important socializing function during graduate education. The…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Professional Associations, Socialization, Graduate Students
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Azzarito, Laura; Simon, Mara; Marttinen, Risto – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
In today's school climate of accountability, researchers in Physical Education (PE) pedagogy have contested current fitness curricula that aim to manage, control, and normalize young people's bodies. This participatory visual research incorporated a Body Curriculum into a fitness unit in a secondary school (a) to assist young people critically…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Accountability, Curriculum, Participatory Research
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Pathare, Neeti; Piche, Kelly; Nicosia, Andrea; Haskvitz, Esther – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine physical activity (PA) levels of young children classified by body mass index (BMI) (non-overweight, overweight, and obese) during physical education classes. Method: Participants included 82 children (45 boys, 37 girls; 7.5 ± 1.2 years). PA was determined by the number of steps measured with…
Descriptors: Physical Activity Level, Young Children, Obesity, Body Weight
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Hodges, Michael G.; Kulinna, Pamela Hodges; van der Mars, Hans; Lee, Chong – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
The purpose of this study was to determine students' health-related fitness knowledge (HRFK) and physical activity levels after the implementation of a series of fitness lessons segments called Knowledge in Action (KIA). KIA aims to teach health-related fitness knowledge (HRFK) during short episodes of the physical education lesson. Teacher…
Descriptors: Knowledge Level, Physical Fitness, Physical Education, Intervention
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Rhoades, Jesse L.; Woods, Amelia M.; Daum, David N.; Ellison, Douglas; Trendowski, Thomas N. – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
This case study presents an examination of 30 years of "Journal of Teaching in Physical Education" ("JTPE") research. The purpose of this study was to provide a retrospective view of "JTPE" and its contribution to the field of physical education. In this effort the current study employed citation analysis, co-author…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Periodicals, Educational History, Educational Research
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Azzarito, Laura – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
To address persistent health and physical activity issues, listening to the opinions and needs of a diverse population should be at the forefront of a social justice agenda. This article examines how a participant-centered photo exhibition, as the culmination of a two-year-long visual participatory research project, provided a site of public…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Physical Activities, Social Justice, Social Change
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Li, Weidong; Xiang, Ping; Gao, Zan; Shen, Bo; Yin, Zhihua; Kong, Qingtao – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
Purpose: This study examined the impact of published national physical activity (PA) and health guidelines, documents, and initiatives on the evolution of research on teaching K-12 physical education (PE) in U.S.A. from 1996 to October 2013. Methods: A total of 262 peer-reviewed, data-based journal articles meeting our inclusion and exclusion…
Descriptors: Physical Activities, Physical Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Guides
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MacPhail, Ann; Hartley, Therese – Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 2016
The purpose of this study is to explore the extent to which beginning and experienced teachers differed in their perceptions of shaping school forces and their being shaped by school forces. The findings allow the authors to examine the link between teacher socialization research and practice in a physical education teacher education (PETE)…
Descriptors: Physical Education, Teacher Education, Beginning Teachers, Experienced Teachers
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