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Terry Senne Terry A. Senne, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Coordinator
Pedagogy
Office: PH 208F
(940) 898-2584
tsenne@twu.edu

Education  

  • 1997, Ph. D. in Educational Research & Policy Analysis, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1987, M.S. in Physical Education, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1977, B.S. in Physical Education, George Williams College, Downers Grove, Illinois

Professional Experience  

  • 2006–present: Associate Professor & Undergraduate Coordinator, Department of Kinesiology, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, Texas
  • 1998-2006: Assistant Professor & Director, Graduate Physical Education Pedagogy, Department of Exercise & Sport Science, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina
  • 1996-1998: Instructor, Department of Kinesiology, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois
  • 1991-1996: Lecturer, Department of Exercise & Sport Science, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina
  • 1987-1991: Lecturer, College of Kinesiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1982-1986: Physical Education Teacher & Coach, Southwood Junior High School, Country Club Hills, Illinois
  • 1979-1982: Physical Education Teacher & Coach, Tinley Park High School, Tinley Park, Illinois
  • 1977-1979: Physical Education Teacher & Coach, Reavis High School, Burbank, Illinois

Research/Teaching Interests  

  • Teacher professional development
  • Teaching portfolios
  • Pedagogical strategies to promote physical activity during physical education instruction
  • Curricular innovations in physical education
  • Policy analysis in teacher education
  • Program evaluation

Recent Publications  

  • Columna, L., Senne, T. A., & Lytle, R. (2009). Targeting Hispanic parents of children with disabilities. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, 80(4), 48-54.
  • NASPE (2009). Senne, T. A., Lund, J. L., & Chepko, S. Pro-Link: Developing assessments and scoring guides for NASPE/NCATE program reports: 2008 standards (2nd ed.) [workshop manual, 85 pp.]. Reston, VA: Author.
  • Columna, L., Pyfer, J., Senne, T. A., Velez, L., Canabal, M., & Bridenthrall, N. (2008). Parental expectations of adapted physical educators: A Hispanic perspective. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 25, 228-246.
  • Senne, T. A. (2006). Writing the NASPE/NCATE program report: Process and practical suggestions. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, 77(3), 18-24, 31.
  • Senne, T. A., Rowe, D. A., Decker, J. T., Douglas, S. M., Boswell, B. B. (2006). Investigation of lesson contexts and teaching behaviors as related to physical activity levels during middle school physical education instruction. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 77(1) Supplement, A-69.
  • Senne, T. A. (2004). On your mark…get set…go!: A guide for beginning physical education teachers. Reston, VA: National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
  • Senne, T. A., & Rikard, G. L. (2004). A developmental intervention via the teaching portfolio: Employing the teaching/learning framework. Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 23, 88-104.  

Classes Teaching

  • KINS 1583 – Foundations of Assessment in Kinesiology
  • KINS 3101 – Practicum in Secondary Physical Education
  • KINS 3102 – Secondary Physical Education Pedagogy
  • KINS 3573 – Developmental Movement for Children
  • KINS 3811 – Movement Activities for Children Internship
  • KINS 5783 – Learning & Teaching Styles in Physical Education & Sport
  • KINS 6811 – Doctoral Seminar in Teaching
  • KINS 6811 – Doctoral Seminar in Research

Miscellaneous  

  • Recipient, 2009-2010 TWU Administrative Internship with the Vice Provost & Dean of the Graduate School
  • NCATE Board of Examiners
  • Editorial Board, Physical Education Section, TAHPERD Journal
  • Program Report Coordinator – NASPE Initial 2001 Standards
  • Chair, Audit Committee – NASPE Initial 2001 Standards
  • Chair, Lead Reviewers – NASPE Initial 2001 Standards
  • Clinician – NASPE/NCATE Accreditation Workshops
  • Clinician – NASPE Developing Program Assessments & Rubrics Workshops

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