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Physical Education and Sport Coaching: The Use of Theory in Practice


About This Course

Pedagogic literature advocates for the use of Game-Based Approaches (GBAs) in teaching and coaching. GBAs are learner-centered in which modified games maximize learning, participation, and enjoyment. Attendees will learn the theory behind GBA and how to apply Thorpe, Bunker, and Almond's (1986) game classification system into the physical education curriculum.


Resources from this session and others from the Active Students, Active Learners Virtual PD Week 2023 are avaialble on Padlet

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