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• • EDUCATION

KAT AND MELPD COURSES KAT AND MELPD COURSES ARE available now through June 30. A KAT workshop consists of seven productive hours of preschool teacher education . The works hop covers philosophy, understanding the preschool-age child, safety considerations, class management and much more! A Movement Education and Lesson Plan Development Workshop (MELPD) consists of five enlightening hours of preschool teacher education. This workshop is continuing education of the KAT Program . The overall DATE

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emphasis of thi s workshop is to provide instructors with the necessary knowledge to develop preschool gymnastics lesson plans, emphasize developmentally appropriate practices, fundamental skill development, and much more. This workshop is designed to help instructors meet the needs of the individual students and encourage adoption of lifelong physical activity. Attendance at a KAT certification course is highly recommended, but not required to attend a MELPD course.

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USA Gymnastics University is developing new courses to enrich our current educational offerings. The first two courses to be available are Preschool Fundamentals and First Aid Basics. X

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To register or for more information, visit our website at www.usa-gymnastics.org or call USA Gymnastics Member Services at 800-345-4719.

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TECHNIQUE· MAY 2007

Profile for USA Gymnastics

Technique Magazine – May 2007  

Technique Magazine – May 2007