eBook Education Reference Guide: Athletics & Physical Education, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835346
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835343
  • DDC: 613.707
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 116 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers an introduction to the elements that go into a successful physical education curriculum. The essays examine the factors that educators must consider when implementing sports programs and curricula, and then review the potential benefits and disadvantages of physical education programs for young students.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Teaching Physical Education.
2: Exercise Science.
3: Kinesiology.
4: Principles of Conditioning.
5: Athletic Training.
6: Assessment in Physical Education.
7: Adapted Physical Education.
8: Interscholastic Coaching.
9: Physical Therapy.
10: School Playground Design.
11: Character & Moral Development in Sport & Physical Education.
12: Intramural Sports.
13: Sportsmanship.
14: Motivation & Achievement.
15: Athletics & Academics.
16: Performance Enhancing Drugs.
17: Hazing in School Sports.