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The Future of Health, Wellbeing and Physical Education - Optimising Children's Health through Local and Global Community Partnerships
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2016-07-30)
This book uses the example of a partnership journey between universities, schools, the local health industry as well as a number of government organisations which worked to ensure the growth of physical education in primary ...
"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 ...
Doctoral Thesis Proposal Defence Seminar.
(Faculty of Education, Australian Catholic University, Queensland., 2003-11-03)
Lynch, T. (2003, November 3). Evaluating the implementation of the new Queensland health and physical education documents (1999) in Brisbane Catholic Education primary schools.
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 ...
Exploring religious education and health and physical education key learning area connections in primary schools.
(Common Ground, 2013-01-01)
This study explored if connections were made by teachers and students in schools between religious education (RE) and health and physical education (HPE) key learning areas (KLA). The research was conducted within three ...
Swimming education in Australian society.
(The Sport Collection, CG Publisher, 2014-01-31)
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to explore a community swimming program using autoethnography qualitative research. Autoethnography is an approach to research and writing that seeks to describe and systematically ...
Zig zag tee ball: a quality game.
(Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (ACHPER), 2013-03-05)
Zig-Zag Tee Ball is a quality hybrid game that I have used when teaching in primary schools. It is one of my all-time favourites kept in my bag of tricks. Like many games there may be different versions and names associated ...
Swimming and water safety: reaching all children in Australian primary schools.
(Human Kinetics, 2012-08-01)
Data gathered indicate that reductions in annual Australian drowning fatalities for not only children, but people of all ages, have hit a plateau, and if anything, figures suggest that fatal drownings in recent years are ...