Movement Proficiency: Guiding Principles on Inclusive Physical Education from Preschoolers to Adolescents with or without Disabilities

Movement Proficiency: Guiding Principles on Inclusive Physical Education from Preschoolers to Adolescents with or without Disabilities

Date & Time

03 July 2015, 00:00

Venue

Lecture Theatre 12

Events Details

Time: 10.00am to 11.30am

ECSE and PESS Academic Groups invite you to attend a seminar by Dr. Robert M. Malina, who will share the key guiding principles on inclusive physical education that encourages students with or without disabilities to work together to develop and promote physical fitness as well as to understand the challenges faced by those with disabilities.

About the Speaker

Dr Robert M. Malina is currently the Professor Emeritus in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education of the University of Texas at Austin, and a Research Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas. He was the recipient of the Honor Award from the North American Society for Pediatric Exercise medicine (2002), the Franz Boas Distinguished Achievement Award of the Human Biology Association (2006), the Clark Hetherington Award of the American Academy of Kinesiology and Physical Education (2007), and Distinguished Scholar Award, North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (2009), the Citation Award (1997) and Honor Award (2013) from the American College of Sports Medicine. Dr. Malina currently serves on the editorial boards of several journals in the sport sciences and biological anthropology.

As spaces are limited, please register early at pess@nie.edu.sg