The Seven Elementary Specialists

Eldar, Eitan; Siedentop, Daryl; Jones, Diana L.
April 1989
Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Apr1989, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p189
Academic Journal
This article, the opening one in the monograph, reports that the purpose of the study was to examine the work of effective elementary physical education specialists who have a variety of years of teaching experience between them. The article introduces the subjects, provides background information on them and explains how it happens that they are described effective teachers of physical education. The study focuses on the activities of three veteran teachers of physical education, two beginners who had just graduated from Ohio State University and were hired by schools in the area and 2 teachers of intermediate years of experience.


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