Call for Papers: 29th ACHPER International Conference


Call for Papers: 29th ACHPER International Conference

The 29th ACHPER International Conference Program Committee invites submissions for presentations for the conference entitled Values into Action – A Brighter Future. 

The conference occurs in an exciting time for Health and Physical Education (HPE) in Australia. With the Australian Curriculum: HPE implementation processes for Foundation to Year 10 planned for 2015, the timing of this conference synchronises and supports how schools will deliver this curriculum. The event will be held in Adelaide, South Australia from 13-15 April 2015. Submissions close on 10 September 2014.

Call for abstracts
 Presentations will be structured in concurrent sessions of 20 minutes, 45 minutes or 90 minutes in length, and can be structured as a paper, presentation, workshop, forum, or poster under one of the below sub themes.

  • The educative purpose of HPE
  • Strengths based HPE
  • Learning in, through and about movement
  • Health literacy
  • Critical inquiry and problem solving in HPE
  • Sport pedagogies

Presentation Submission Process

All presentation types are required to submit an abstract for consideration in the programme. Abstracts must be submitted via the online form with a maximum of 300 words, which can be found here. Once received, abstracts will be double blind reviewed and reviewers' comments will be provided in due course. Papers that are accepted are eligible to be published in the conference proceedings.

Visit the ACHPER2015 website for more information on the submission process.

[This article has been edited by the Operating Team]


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Megan Mattin


Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 23:00


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