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Ch 22: NMTA Phys Ed: Legal, Ethical & Professional Issues

About This Chapter

The purpose of this chapter is to help you correctly answer the questions on legal, ethical and professional issues you will see on the NMTA Physical Education exam. Use the resources that we provide so you can be better prepared for this part of the exam.

NMTA Phys Ed: Legal, Ethical & Professional Issues - Chapter Summary

These quick and engaging video lessons will make sure that you have a strong comprehension of the legal, ethical and professional issues that physical education educators encounter. Once you've finished all of the lessons, you should be able to tackle questions on these topics:

  • Liability and legal issues in physical education
  • Current trends
  • Beneficial relationships
  • Professional development

Use the video lessons to learn more about the legal, ethical and professional issues portion of the NMTA Physical Education exam. The videos have timeline links so you can skip around the lesson to focus on material you find difficult. In addition, the video lessons come with full transcripts that feature bolded topics and keywords.

NMTA Phys Ed: Legal, Ethical & Professional Issues Chapter Objectives

If teaching physical education in the state of New Mexico is something that you are interested in doing as a career, one of the requirements is passing the NMTA Physical Education exam. This is a computer-based test that has 150 multiple-choice questions. You will have three hours to complete the exam and must earn a score of 220 or higher.

There are four subareas in the entire exam, each containing a quarter of the exam's content. Under the fourth subarea, one of the competencies states that you must comprehend legal, ethical and professional issues in the physical education field. This chapter will prepare you to fully understand that competency and answer those test questions.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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