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College of Education

Our Projects

 

Glossary of Terms

  • SKIP = Successful Kinesthetic Instruction for Preschoolers
  • PAX = Pax Good Behavior Game
  • PALS = Promoting Achievement, Learning, and Success

 

Current Projects

 

SKIPping to PAX

To examine the effects of an integrated intervention on the gross motor and social skills of preschool-aged children from rural settings.

Primary Investigator: Ali Brian, Ph.D., CAPE
Project Manager:  Layne Case, Ph.D.
Research Team: Alex Stribing, Ph.D., Sally Miedema, Ph.D., Juntack Oh, Ph.D., Stephen Griffin, Chandler Casner, Unjong Lee, Amelia DePass, Sarah Lewis
Collaborators: Kelly Lynn Mulvey, Ph.D., North Carolina State University
Funding Source: National Institutes of Health

 

SKIPping with PALS

To examine the effects of a parent-assisted intervention on the gross motor skill development and physical activity behaviors of preschool-aged children from rural settings.

Primary Investigator: Ali Brian, Ph.D., CAPE
Project Manager: Alex Stribing, Ph.D
Research Team: Angela Starrett, Ph.D., David Stodden, Ph.D., Sally Miedema, Ph.D., Ben Miedema, Ph.D., Juntack Oh, Ph.D., Stephen Griffin, Chandler Casner, Unjong Lee, Amelia DePass, Sarah Lewis
Collaborators: Danielle Wadsworth, Ph.D., Auburn University, Jackie Goodway, Ph.D., Ohio State University, Nalda Wainwright, Ph.D., Wales Institute for Physical Literacy
Funding Source: The Duke Endowment


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