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AIESEP 2017 Abstract Submission – Nov 1st

8th Aug 2016 The 2017 AIESEP World Conference will be held November 7-10, 2017, in Pointe à Pitre, Guadeloupe (FRA) hosted by the Université des Antilles.  The theme of the Conference is “Cultures, Disciplines, Interactions: Contextualizing Diversity in Physical Activities and Physical Education” with sub-themes of: (a) Diversity in Physical Education and Sport: Opportunities and

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AIESEP Early Years SIG

6th July, 2016 At the AIESEP international conference in Laramie the AIESEP Early Years SIG organised its first one-day pre-conference seminar. Approximately 25 participants took part in intensive discussions. We heard interesting, multicultural perspectives and experiences from early years contexts. Len Almond (UK) presented the concept of purposeful physical play, Debra Vinci and colleagues (US) presented an intervention among early educators, Arja

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2016 AIESEP Poster Awards

11th June, 2016 The winners of the 2016 Poster Awards were announced recently at AIESEP in Wyoming as follows: 1st prize Authors: Turcotte, S., Grenier, J., Rivard, M.-C., Leroux, M., & Marzouk, A. Title: Teaching Health Education: Physical Educators’ Perceptions during their Induction 2nd prize Authors: Koekoek, J., van der Kamp, J, Walinga, W., & van Hilvoorde, I. Title:

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2016 AIESEP Fellow Award

11th June, 2016 AIESEP is delighted to announce the induction of a new respected scholar into the AIESEP Society of Fellows. The award recipient is Prof. Pamela Hodges Kulinna of Arizona State University. The award was presented to Prof. Kulinna during the closing ceremony of AIESEP 2016 in Wyoming. The Fellowship Award aims to recognise those

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2016 AIESEP Young Scholar Award Winners

11th June, 2016 The AIESEP Young Scholar Award was presented to three deserving winners during the closing ceremony of AIESEP 2016 in Wyoming. Here are our 2016 AIESEP Young Scholars: Erin Centeio, Wayne State University, USA Luciana Braga, University of North Florida, Brazil/USA Nathan Hall, University of Winnipeg, Canada Congratulations to all! You can find

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ICSEMIS 2016 Abstract Deadline March 31st

24th March, 2016 Abstract submission for the 2016 International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport closes on 31st March 2016. If you are considering submitting a proposal for a poster or oral presentation or for an interdisciplinary symposium, please check www.icsemis2016.org. ICSEMIS takes place between the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic and Paralympic

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Applications Invited – Young Scholar Award 2016

Dec 11th, 2015 Applications are now invited for the 2016 AIESEP Young Scholar Awards. The intent of the award is to support the participation of early career scholars at AIESEP events and to recognize their scholarly promise. Award recipients will receive a waiver of their registration fees for AIESEP 2016 in Laramie, Wyoming and formal

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UNESCO Charter Adopted

19th November, 2015 UNESCO’s International Charter of Physical Education, Physical Activity and Sport was adopted by UNESCO member states during the 38th General Conference (3rd-18th November, 2015). The Charter is available here in English, French and Spanish. AIESEP was honoured to be involved in the initial development phase of this Charter and we are delighted to now be

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Call for 2019 AIESEP Hosts

20th September, 2015 Is your institution interested in hosting the 2019 AIESEP International Conference? AIESEP is pleased to welcome proposals from interested academic institutions. For informal enquiries and to obtain the required proposal form please contact the AIESEP Secretary General at [email protected] The deadline for proposals has been set for February 29th 2016. A decision

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Video of AIESEP 2015

19th September, 2015 The organisers of the AIESEP 2015 International Conference in Madrid have just published a video of the conference. Wonderful memories of a terrific event. You can view the video here (on YouTube) or here (in Dropbox). Next stop Laramie!

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