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Dr. Roberta J. Park (1931 – 2018)

Roberta J. Park was born on July 15, 1931 in Oakland, California, the daughter of Robert Donald and Grace E. (Faulkes) Park. She earned an AB degree from the University of California, Berkeley (1953); a Master of Arts from The Ohio State University (1955); and Doctor of Philosophy from the University of California (1970). She

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Significant changes in PE teachers career path in Poland by Dr. Renata Czarniecka

The new school year in Poland brought significant changes in teachers’ professional development. These changes included internship, subsequent verification of the quality of teachers’ work and administrative proceedings for obtaining a higher degree. There are four steps (ranks) in teachers’ professional development in Poland: Intern teacher (induction), Contract teacher (in-service), Appointed teacher (in-service), Certified teacher

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Expert Survey on the Perception of the UNESCO Charter

One of the most important documents that UNESCO has issued is the International Charter of Physical Education, Physical Activity and Sport that aims to support and orient policy decision making in sport. The International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE), has been collaborating closely with UNESCO for a number of years in making

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Dr. Earle Zeigler (1919-2018)

Earle F. Ziegler, Fellow #184 (inducted into the Academy in 1966), President of the Academy 1981-1982, and Hetherington Award recipient 1990, passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2018, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Earle celebrated a wonderful 99th birthday in August of 2018 and had been doing well until he became ill with the pneumonia

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Don Hellison (1938 – 2018)

Don Hellison, 80, passed away June 6, 2018. He passed peacefully in hospice care several months after suffering a major stroke. Don was born on February 25, 1938 in Elmhurst, Illinois to the late Raymond and Mildred Hellison. Don is survived by his wife, Judith Hellison as well as several cousins and many friends. Thanks

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AIESEP comes in 2018

The AIESEP family shares a common interest in physical education, physical activity and sport pedagogy across the lifespan. Its intent is to contribute to the development and impact of our field through the dissemination of high quality research, the recognition of scholarly excellence, the organization of high quality scientific events. In 2018, two important meetings are planned: (1) On

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Erasmus+ Sport Programme Infoday – January 30, 2018

The European Commission and the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) will organise an “Infoday” on the Erasmus+ Programme in the field of Sport. The Infoday aims to inform potential applicants about funding opportunities in 2018. The Sport Chapter in the Erasmus+ Programme aims to support European partnerships on grassroots sport in order to

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