550 Interactive, Integrative, and Imaginative Instructional Initiatives for Health Class

Saturday, April 5, 2014: 11:45 AM-12:45 PM
Convention Center: 120
School Health Education: K-12 Standards-based Instruction
Intended Audience: K-12, Post Secondary Student
Speakers: Stephen C. Goodwin1; Larry K. Olsen2; Dick Fopeano3; and Karen Edwards1, (1)University of Delaware, Newark, DE, (2)A.T. Still University, Las Cruces, NM, (3)Rowan University, Glasboro, NJ
Participants will be introduced to a wide variety of fun, exciting, and effective skill based teaching techniques developed by the presenters over their more than 130 years of combined classroom experience. Techniques will demonstrate how teachers can increase student engagement by seamlessly integrating other content areas into health lessons while implementing inventive ways to motivate students to take responsibility for their choices. Techniques are applicable to K-12 teachers, higher education, or community-based practitioners. (CEU) (CHES)
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