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"Physical education", "health and physical education", "physical literacy" and "health literacy": Global nomenclature confusion.
(Taylor & Francis, 2016-08-05)
The title “physical education” (PE) is the traditional taxonomy used to represent the education discipline. Health and physical education (HPE) is regarded to be an all-encompassing health-dimensional title that has been ...
University wellness class impact on the cardiorespiratory fitness of overweight/obese students.
Overweight/obese adults have significantly higher rates of hypertension and CVD than individuals with desirable BMIs (Must et. al., 1999). Regular MVPA significantly improves cardiorespiratory fitness in adults and the ...
Doctoral Thesis Examination Defence Seminar
Lynch, T. (2005, June 7). An evaluation of school responses to the introduction of the Queensland 1999 health and physical education (HPE) syllabus and policy documents in three Brisbane Catholic Education (BCE) primary ...
Doctoral Thesis Proposal Defence Seminar.
Lynch, T. (2003, November 3). Evaluating the implementation of the new Queensland health and physical education documents (1999) in Brisbane Catholic Education primary schools.
98.7 RPP FM Radio Peninsula, Victoria, Australia interview with Dr Timothy Lynch, Monash University, Faculty of Education.
(98.7 RPP FM Radio Peninsula, Victoria, Australia., 2015-06-16)
The Breakfast Table with Debra Mar - discussing children swimming during winter with Dr. Timothy Lynch, Monash University, Faculty of Education, Melbourne, Australia.
Thinking about current and future research in the area of human movement and heath education.
How is Health and Physical Education taught in primary schools? Paper presented to the Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney (NSW).
Sharing research in health and physical education
Lynch, T. (2005, March 11). Sharing research in health and physical education. Abstract presented to the School of Human Movement Studies, Queensland University of Technology (QUT).
Teacher training should give students a healthy chance.
(Monash University, 2013-11-14)
Changes to primary teacher pre-service preparation could ensure better health and wellbeing outcomes for young children, according to a new survey of Australian government primary school principals.
BLOG: Semantics: ‘physical education’ vs ‘physical literacy’
Is physical literacy (PL) a clever way to promote physical education (PE) or has it further confused teachers? A recent study by Lynch and Soukup (2016) found that labels such as ‘physical literacy’ are counterproductive ...
Karate kids: should we be worried about martial arts in pre-schools? The Conversation.
(The Conversation, 2013-02-20)
When you think of martial arts, you probably think of bare fists and bloodied faces, not a four year-old in a child care centre.