Issues in Physical Education by Susan CapelIssues in Physical Education by Susan Capel

Issues in Physical Education

EditorSusan Capel, Susan Piotrowski

Paperback | October 17, 2000

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Issues in Physical Educationstimulates student-teachers, NQTs and practising physical education teachers to reflect on issues important to improving teaching in physical education. It encourages reflection and debate as an important part of professional development. Issues discussed include:

  • aims as an issue in physical education
  • breadth, balance and assessment in the physical education curriculum
  • equality and the inclusion of pupils with special needs in physical education
  • progression and continuity in physical education between primary and secondary schools
  • community initiatives in physical education
  • physical education, health and life-long participation in physical activity.
Title:Issues in Physical EducationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.8 inPublished:October 17, 2000Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415186897

ISBN - 13:9780415186896

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Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction1.Aims as an Issue in Physical Education Part II: Issues Concerned with Your Pupils2.The Concept of Equal Opportunities in Physical Education, with Reference to Gender Equality  3.Equality and the Inclusion of Pupils with Special Educational Needs in Physical Education  4.Valuing Cultural Diversity - the Challenge for Physical Education Part III: Issues Concerned with Teaching and Learning5.Approaches to Teaching Games 6.Assessment in Physical Education  Part IV: Issues Concerned with the Curriculum7.Breadth and Balance in the Physical Education Curriculum 8.Physical Education and Sport 9.Competition and Co-operation in Physical Education 10.Community Initiatives in Physical Education 11.Physical Education, Health and Life-Long Participation in Physical Activity 12.Progression and Continuity in Physical Education Between Primary and Secondary Schools 13.Re-reflecting on Priorities for Physical Education: Now and into the Twenty-first Century 14.Making Change in Physical Education