Monday, May 11, 2015

Research Tool for PA and PE Webinar

Using Systematic Observation to Research School
Physical Education and Physical Activity Programs

Free Webinar
Wed, May 20, 2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PDT

REGISTRATION
Quick link:
 https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5342506474827125762

Full description:
http://activelivingresearch.org/using-systematic-observation-research-school-physical-education-and-physical-activity-programs

WEBINAR GOALS:
 (a) Identify the importance of using direct observation to assess physical activity and its contexts in schools;
(b) Discuss common research topics associated with using this methodology, including IRB approval, validity, reliability, observer training and maintenance, using video, and selecting the appropriate unit of analysis;
(c) Identify the location of free written and video resources for research protocols and observer training; and
(d) Provide advanced information on two observation systems used widely in schools, SOFIT and SOPLAY.

PRESENTERS:
Thom McKenzie, Monica Lounsbery, Chad Spoon

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Thomas McKenzie
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
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