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Thursday, February 20 • 11:45am - 1:00pm
Shifting the Focus For Professional Development in Health and Physical Education

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This collaborative session will first look to inquire and discuss the current downfalls of professional development that health and physical educators experience within their profession. Secondly, this session will focus on the methods needed to restructure professional development in order to make professional development more effective and meaningful for health and physical education specialists with the hope of fostering more effective teaching practices to ultimately create more healthy and active students.

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David Chorney

Associate Professor, University of Alberta
I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Secondary Education, Faculty of Education, at the University of Alberta. My teaching focuses on all aspects of physical education teacher education. I teach undergraduate courses for secondary teachers who have an interest in physical... Read More →
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Darren Dornstauder

Teacher/Division PE Co-Lead, CTR Catholic Schools
I currently teach middle school health and physical education in Okotoks. In addition, I am a graduate student at the University of Alberta in the Department of Secondary Education studying health and physical education. The research areas of focus throughout my studies have been... Read More →

Thursday February 20, 2020 11:45am - 1:00pm MST
Glen 204 Calgary Telus Convention Centre
  Phys. Ed./Health, All Grade Levels