Health and Physical Education: Preparing Educators for the Future

Health and Physical Education: Preparing Educators for the Future

by Deborah Callcott, Judith Miller, Susan Wilson-Gahan
     
 

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Health and Physical Education empowers the health and physical education teachers of tomorrow to engage students across a wide range of learning ages. It highlights the importance of physical skills development within the broader structure of child and adolescent maturity. This well-structured and engaging text considers the role of health and physical education

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Health and Physical Education empowers the health and physical education teachers of tomorrow to engage students across a wide range of learning ages. It highlights the importance of physical skills development within the broader structure of child and adolescent maturity. This well-structured and engaging text considers the role of health and physical education within the wider educational experience, and provides a comprehensive overview of the skills and theory required to teach health and physical education in Australian schools. Health and Physical Education is based on current research literature and is enhanced by a range of valuable teaching resources - including further reading, end-of-chapter questions and case studies - intended to extend and develop students' learning. It is accompanied by an extensive companion website, http://www.cambridge.edu.au/academic/hpe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781139627825
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/10/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Deb Callcott is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Education at Edith Cowan University.

Judith Miller is an Associate Professor in the School of Education at the University of New England.

Susan Wilson-Gahan is the Program Co-ordinator of the Bachelor of Education Health and Physical Education specialisation programs in the School of Linguistics, Adult and Specialist Education at the University of Southern Queensland.

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