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Active2010 and the Ontario School System: A Top-Down Policy Implementation Analysis
(Brock University, 2012-07-19)
In 2004, the Ontario Ministry of Health Promotion and Sport (MHPS) established Active2010: Ontario’s Sport and Physical Activity Strategy. Active2010 demonstrates a strong provincial government policy emphasis regarding ...
The Moderating Effects of Appearance Commentary on the Relationship Between Weight Status and Physical Activity Participation in Female College Students
(Brock University, 2011-08-24)
When looked at individually, overweight status and a higher frequency of negative appearance commentary (AC) are associated with lower physical activity (PA) levels. However, the combined effect has yet to be examined. The ...
HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT- Sustainable Physical Activity Program Development and Evaluation for Youth with Special Needs: An Evaluative Case Study
(Brock University, 2013-09-09)
The purpose of my research was to contribute to the improvement and sustainability of the Special Needs Activity Program, and develop program implementation strategies that had practical outcomes. I conducted an evaluative ...
Developing Life Skills through Physical Activity: A Teaching Personal and Social Responsibility Model Approach
(Brock University, 2012-11-07)
Ethnographic methods were used to study a weekly after-school physical activity program over an eight-month period. Based on Hellison’s Teaching Personal and Social Responsibility (TPSR) model, the program sought to foster ...
Understanding Network Governance: A Case Study Exploration of Active Canada 20/20
(Brock University, 2015-01-06)
Consistent with the governance shift towards network forms of governance, a number of new social movements have formed in response to the declining levels of physical activity in the Western world. One such movement is ...