2nd December, 2014 It is with great sadness that AIESEP has learned that ICSSPE President, Professor Margaret Talbot OBE, passed away on Tuesday 2 December 2014, following a long illness. Margaret Talbot was a life-long advocate and activist for equity in sport and physical education, and fought continually to defend the statutory entitlement to quality physical education around the world.
October, 2014 Abstracts are now being accepted for the 2015 AIESEP Conference which will be held in Madrid on July 8-11, 2015. The theme of the conference is ‘Moving up Physical Education and Sports Participation on the Public Health Agenda’. More details can be found on the conference website at www.aiesep2015.com. The deadline for abstract submission
November 7th-9th, 2014 The 2014 AIESEP Specialist Seminar took place in Timisoara, Romania, on November 7-9 2014. Although AIESEP has been communicating and disseminating research and applied research related to the professional activity of sport and physical education since 1962, the concept of a specialist seminar is relatively new to the Association. Following from the second
Date: February 10-13, 2014 Organizer: University of Auckland, New Zealand. Chairperson: Ben Dyson Theme: Educating for active, healthy citizens Sub-themes: Physical education, sport, and the making of active healthy citizens Youth education, social contexts, and health literacies Exploring the pleasure of movement experiences Eastern and indigenous perspectives on movement, health and well-being Professional learning and
Date: September 12-14, 2013 Organizer: University of Jyväskylä, Finland Chairperson: Pilvikki Heikinaro-Johansson Theme: The role of PETE in ensuring quality PE in the classroom – exploring best practice Publication: 2014 AIESEP Position Statement on Physical Education Teacher Education
Date: July 04-07, 2013 Organizer: Jozef Pilsudski University of Physical Education, Warsaw, Poland. Chairperson: Michael Lenartowicz Theme: Physical education and sport: Challenging the future Sub-themes: Professional education and development of PE teachers and sport coaches Advanced pedagogies and innovation in physical education, health education and sport coaching Social changes and their impact on physical education,