What is adapted phys ed?
Adapted physical education allows all students to be succcessful and improve upon their own unique abilities. Students interest, needs, and ability are all taken into consideration when developing daily lessons.
http://www.aahperd.org/aapar/pdf_files/APE_manual.pdfA great resource for anyone who would like to know more about adapted physical education.
Table of Contents
Chapter OneDisability Advocacy Organizations
Chapter TwoDisability Sport Organizations
Chapter ThreeEquipment Companies
Chapter FourEducation Websites and Lists
Chapter FiveFamily Support Organizations
Chapter SixHuman Resources
Chapter SevenMedia (Print and Video)
Chapter EightSpecialists in the Field
Adapted physical education: An individualized program involving physical and motor fitness, fundamental motor skills and patterns, skills in aquatics and dance, and individual and group games and sports designed to meet the unique needs of individuals (Winnick, 2004)