Tuesday, March 16, 2010: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Convention Center: 206-207
NASPE/Physical Education Teacher Education
|Presider:||Kent Griffin, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX|
|Speakers:||Annie Frank, DePaul University, Chicago, IL; Jennifer Faison-Hodge, Capital University, Columbus, OH; Luis Columna, State University of New York - Cortland, Cortland, NY; Samuel R. Hodge, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; Marybeth Miller, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA; Kathryn L. Davis, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC; and Karen S. Meaney, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX|
Cultural competence encompasses academic, interpersonal, clinical, and pedagogical skills that empower individuals to raise their understanding of differences within, among, and between individuals of varied genders, races, nationalities, ethnicities, socio-economic strata, physical abilities, sexual orientations, and geographic locale. The purpose of this workshop is to empower participants to embrace innovative pedagogies as venues to enhance pre-service physical educatorís socio-cultural competencies for teaching. Specifically, strategies to promote pre-service educatorsí knowledge, skills, and dispositions.