Physical Education Products

  • The Changing World of Outdoor Learning

    European reflections

    Edited by Peter Becker, Chris Loynes, Barbara Humberstone, Jochem Schirp

    Outdoor Education is an increasingly global field and the global, economic and political changes of the last twenty years have transformed outdoor education where it is established and influenced its practices as it has been introduced into modernising and democratising nations. The Changing World…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Gymtherapy

    Developing emotional wellbeing and resilience in children through the medium of movement

    By Rebekah Pierre

    This highly practical resource introduces the concept of ‘Gymtherapy’; a pioneering approach to working with children that uses movement as a means of promoting emotional wellbeing. Gymtherapy brings together the physical and emotional benefits of activity alongside the importance of safeguarding…

    Paperback – 2018-05-07 
    Routledge

  • Teach Now! Physical Education

    Becoming a Great PE Teacher

    By Daniel Burton

    Being taught by a great teacher is one of the great privileges of life. Teach Now! is an exciting series that opens up the secrets of great teachers and, step by step, helps trainees, or teachers new to the profession, to build the skills and confidence they need to become first-rate classroom…

    Paperback – 2018-04-16 
    Routledge
    Teach Now!

  • Digital Technology in Physical Education

    Global Perspectives

    Edited by Jeroen Koekoek, Ivo van Hilvoorde

    Digital technologies have the potential to transform teaching and learning in physical education. This book offers a series of innovative, practice-oriented and critical perspectives on the application of digital technology in physical education. Organised around four key themes – theory…

    Hardback – 2018-04-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science

    By Alan C. Lacy, Skip Williams

    The eighth edition of Measurement and Evaluation for Physical Education and Exercise Science, now published in paperback and hardback, offers students a clear and practical guide to best practice for measurement and evaluation in school- and non-school-based physical activity programs. Written by…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27 
    Routledge

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching

    Edited by Shane Pill

    Underpinned by a philosophy of empowerment, athlete-centred approaches to coaching are defined by a style that promotes learning through ownership, responsibility, initiative and awareness. Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching offers an in-depth theoretical examination of player-focused…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Conducting Practitioner Research in Physical Education and Youth Sport

    Reflecting on Practice

    By Ashley Casey, Tim Fletcher, Lee Schaefer, Doug Gleddie

    There is now a widespread expectation that teachers and coaches should be reflective practitioners, an expectation written into national standards of education in many countries. This innovative book introduces the methods by which teachers and coaches can conduct research into their own…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23
    Routledge

  • Sport Psychology for Young Athletes

    Edited by Camilla J. Knight, Chris G. Harwood, Daniel Gould

    Understanding and applying psychology within youth sport settings is key to maximising young athletes’ enjoyment, wellbeing, and sporting performance. Written by a team of leading international researcher-practitioners, this book is the first to offer an evidence-based introduction to the theory…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge

  • Examination Physical Education

    Policy, Practice and Possibilities

    By Trent D. Brown, Dawn Penney

    In recent decades physical education has moved from the margins, redefining itself as an academic subject. An important component of this transformation has been the introduction of high-stakes examinations at key points in a student’s school career and the emergence of ‘examination physical…

    Hardback – 2017-08-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Behavior and Group Management in Outdoor Adventure Education

    Theory, research and practice

    By Alan Ewert, Curt Davidson

    Outdoor adventure activities are becoming an increasingly popular part of physical education programs. The physical risks of these activities are often foremost in the minds of both instructors and participants, yet it is managing group behavior which can prove to be the most difficult. This is the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    Routledge

  • Phenomenology and Pedagogy in Physical Education

    By Oyvind Standal

    Phenomenology is a philosophical approach to the study of consciousness and subjective experience. In recent years it has become a more prominent element of the social scientific study of sport and a core component of the important emergent concept of physical literacy. This book is the first to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

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