Infusing Self-Advocacy into Physical Education & Health Education

Ruth Childs (Assistant Professor of Theatre and Music Studies) and Lauren Lieberman (Distinguished Service Professor of Physical Education) co-authored a book with Mary Connolly from Cambridge College.

“Infusing Self-Advocacy into Physical Education and Health Education” was published through the Society for Health and Physical Education of America. The book is the first of its kind related to self-advocacy and is focused on helping ALL children learn the art of self-advocacy through their physical education and health education classes. Additionally, one chapter focuses on children with disabilities and another focuses on social justice. The book was written for all teachers and is a resource for parents.

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Posted: November 07, 2022