Adapted Physical Education (APE) Resources

  • Adapted Physical Education: Hyperlinked to Maine DOE PE page: https://www.maine.gov/doe/learning/content/physed/adapted
  • A guidance document developed by Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE America), answers common questions about providing physical education services for students with disabilities. The document was developed as a resource to provide consistent adapted physical education (APE) services for students with disabilities.

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  • The National Consortium for Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities (NCPEID) guidance for administrators regarding adapted physical education service.

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  • The Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance (JOPERD),published this article in 2020 to clarify the myths about adapted physical education for students with disabilities and help teachers understand the facts.

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