In today's world, with the increased emphasis on student assessment and teacher accountability, this book is invaluable to the physical educator. The most complete reference listing available on sports skills tests and measurement, the guide contains nearly 100 skills tests for 28 sports from the junior high through the college level. A thorough bibliography completes each chapter, including all sports skills tests constructed-authenticated or unauthenticated. Easily adaptable for the challenges of each teaching setting, this book is a unique resource that no school or practitioner should be without.
D. Ray Collins and Patrick B. Hodges are longtime contributors to professional literature in sport and physical education, collectively co-authoring 15 textbooks and numerous journal articles. Collins is Professor of Physical Education and sport science at St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minnesota. Hodges is Department Chairperson of Physical Education and Athletics, and Professor of Physical Education at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio.