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Getting Students Active - Presentation by Karen Martin

Getting Students Active - Presentation by Karen Martin

The following presentation was delivered by Research Assistant Professor Karen Martin, University of Western Australia, on Tuesday 29 November 2011.

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Department for Communities Strategic Plan

Department for Communities Strategic Plan

The Department for Communities has developed a new strategic plan for 2011-2015. The Strategic Plan outlines the Department's vision, purpose, values and strategic priorities for the next five years.

2012 School Calendar and Information Kit

2012 School Calendar and Information Kit

Schools are in an ideal position to provide physical activity opportunities for children and help them develop the knowledge, skills and habits for lifelong healthy and active living.

2012 School Information Kit

2012 School Information Kit

The following information package was developed by the Physical Activity Taskforce’s School Promotions Sub-Group to assist schools in planning 2012 physical activity education and programs.

2012 School Calendar

2012 School Calendar

The following calendar is intended to assist schools in planning 2012 physical activity programs, events and professional development for staff, in support of providing the mandatory two hours of physical activity per week for students in years 1-10.

Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods Seminar

Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods Seminar

The Physical Activity Taskforce conducted the Active Living in Your Neighbourhoods breakfast on Tuesday 25 October, targeted at Local Government decision makers.

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Year published: 2011
It's Your Move! Getting Students Active

It's Your Move! Getting Students Active

The following brochure was co-developed by the Department of Education and Physical Activity Taskforce to assist schools in understanding how they can support students to develop the knowledge, skills and habits for lifelong healthy and active living.

Summary of 2008-2010 ERASS data for Western Australia

Summary of 2008-2010 ERASS data for Western Australia

Prepared by the Physical Activity Taskforce, this document provides a summary of participation for Western Australian respondents to the 2008, 2009 and 2010 Exercise, Recreation and Sport Surveys (ERASS), with comparisons made to the national results.

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Active Transportation to School - Review of Interventions

Active Transportation to School - Review of Interventions

Published by the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2011, this paper reviews intervention studies related to active school transportation. The aim of the review is to guide future intervention research.

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Year published: 2011
Weight Related Public Messages - Risk of Harm

Weight Related Public Messages - Risk of Harm

The National Eating Disorders Collaboration has developed a report which looks at the unintended consequences of campaigns and resources that provide weight-related messages.

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Year published: 2011
Australian Social Trends (cat.no.4102.0)

Australian Social Trends (cat.no.4102.0)

This article looks at the rates of participation in sport and physical recreation across Australia for people aged 15 years and over, by selected characteristics and by selected activities.

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Year published: 2011
National Secondary School Diet and Activity Survey (NaSSDA)

National Secondary School Diet and Activity Survey (NaSSDA)

The National Secondary Student's Diet and Activity (NaSSDA) survey 2009-10 is jointly funded by the state Cancer Councils, Cancer Council Australia and the National Heart Foundation of Australia.

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Active Travel Behaviour Change - Targeting Secondary School Students

Active Travel Behaviour Change - Targeting Secondary School Students

Arthur spoke on increasing active transport amongst secondary school students through authentic youth engagement. He shared his personal stories of success, the theoretical evidence base for student leadership and gave some tips on some of the challenges with sustaining effective student engagement.

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Year published: 2011
Department for Communities

Department for Communities

The Department for Communities builds strong, vibrant communities by supporting and advocating on behalf of children, parents and their families, young people, women, seniors, carers, volunteers and non-government organisations. The department is also responsible for the delivery of programs and services to support and strengthen Western Australia’s diverse communities and provides a number of information and support services.

Fit Body, Fit Mind & Soul (links to external site)

Fit Body, Fit Mind & Soul (links to external site)

Developed by the Department of Communities Office for Youth, this toolkit contains a number of fact sheets to help young people deal with conflicting demands on their time, stress from work and school, and expectations from family, friends and colleagues. It is a young person's guide in the pursuit of positive mental and emotional health.

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How Active are Western Australians

How Active are Western Australians

This presentation outlines the methodology, key findings and comparisons for the 2008 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) and the 2009 Physical Activity Adult Survey.

2008 CAPANS - Strategies and Actions for Consideration

2008 CAPANS - Strategies and Actions for Consideration

Following the release of the 2008 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) full report, the Physical Activity Taskforce have developed CAPANS strategies and actions for consideration.

2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Report

2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Report

The Key Findings Report of the 2008 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) outlines the level of physical activity participation, dietary intake and body measurements of Western Australia children and adolescents.

2003 CAPANS - Nutrition Technical Report

2003 CAPANS - Nutrition Technical Report

The 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) - Nutrition Technical Report provides an in depth analysis of the nutrition results of the 2003 survey.

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2003 CAPANS - Physical Activity Technical Report

2003 CAPANS - Physical Activity Technical Report

The 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) - Physical Activity Technical Report provides an in depth analysis of the physical activity results of the 2003 survey.

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2003 CAPANS - Summary Report

2003 CAPANS - Summary Report

The summary report of the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) outlines the level of physical activity participation, dietary intake and body measurements of Western Australia children and adolescents.

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2003 CAPANS - Full Report

2003 CAPANS - Full Report

The full report of the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey provides an in depth analysis of the physical activity levels and nutrition intake of Western Australian children and adolescents in 2003.

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2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Snapshot

2008 CAPANS - Key Findings Snapshot

The Key Findings Snapshot of the 2008 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) outlines the level of physical activity participation, dietary intake and body measurements of Western Australia children and adolescents.

What are Children Eating?

What are Children Eating?

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of what Western Australian children and adolescents are eating.

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Trends in the Types of Food Children are Eating 1985, 1995 and 2003

Trends in the Types of Food Children are Eating 1985, 1995 and 2003

The following fact sheet outlines the key findings of the 2003 Child and Adolescent Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (CAPANS) in terms of the trends in the types of food Western Australian children and adolescents are eating.

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