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 Ms. Lynn Spadine-Taylor 

 

SPOTLIGHT

Current Courses:

  • PE 106 Gymnastics Fundamentals
  • PE 383 Motor Development and Learning

All Courses Taught:

  • PE 106 Gymnastics Fundamentals
  • PE 107 Aquatic Fundamentals
  • PE 141 Personal Physical Fitness - Jogging, Swimming, Aerobics
  • PE 246 Intermediate Swimming
  • PE 346 Lifeguarding
  • PE 383 Motor Development and Learning
  • PE 455 Supervision of Student Teachers
  • PE 468 Senior Seminar
  • PE 705 Life Span Motor Development (Graduate)
  • INDS 101 FYRST Seminar

Education:

  • Ph.D.
    University of Pittsburgh
    Motor Development/Motor Learning
    In Progress
  • M.Ed.
    SUNY Cortland
    Physical Education
    1983
  • B.S.E.
    SUNY Cortland
    Physical Education
    1978

Years at Slippery Rock University: Since 1983

Years in Education: Since 1978

STUDENTS ADVISED

  • Physical Education Majors - Teacher Track, Exercise Science Track
  • Physical Education Second Majors - Teacher Track
  • Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • Undeclared Students

INVOLVEMENT IN RESEARCH AND SCHOLARLY GROWTH

  • Continuing Education - Completed all course work towards Ph.D. in Motor Development/Motor
  • Learning at University of Pittsburgh. Completed comprehensive exams and presently working on Dissertation.
  • Grants Received : 1988 System Faculty Professional Development Council. Project Title: Faculty Training in Project Adventure Skills
  • Research Projects in progress - Expert - Novice Differences
  • Research Project completed and presented at professional conference - "Task Familiarity and its Relationship to the Contextual Interference Effect."

UNIVERSITY INVOLVEMENTS:

Department Assignments

  • Curriculum Committee, 1983-86, 1988-89
  • Screening and Retention Committee, 1988-90
  • Advisement Coordinator, 1988-90
  • Advisement Liaison, 1988-90
  • Publicity and Promotion Committee, 1984-86
  • Personal Physical Fitness Coordinator, 1986-87, 91
  • Graduate Committee, 1991-97
  • Tenure, Promotion and Sabbatical Committee, 1991-99
  • CHHS Student Computer Lab Supervisor, 1992-0
  • Awards Committee, 1993-00
  • Personnel Search, Chair, 1993, 99-00
  • Assessment Committee, 1995-00
  • NCATE, 1996
  • Exercise Science Committee
  • Teacher Education Committee
  • I Care House Coordinator

College Assignments

  • NCATE - Students Sub- Committee, 1989
  • Assessment Committee, 1991-97
  • School Curriculum Committee, 1984-86
  • Technology Committee 1996-00

University Assignments

  • Promotions Committee, 1991-92
  • Academic Scholarship Committee, 1992-94
  • President's Commission for Women 1994-99
  • Take Our Daughter's to Work Day Committee, 1995-98, 99-00
  • Women's Gymnastic Coach, 1983-86
  • SRAHPERD Faculty Advisor, 1985-90
  • SRAHPERD Mini-Convention Advisor, 1991-92
  • Men's Volleyball Club Faculty Advisor, 1986-90
  • Men's Pole Vaulting, 1986-90
  • Student Outdoor Adventure Retention (SOAR) Program, 1988-89

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Educational Gymnastics Program for SRU/SGA Child Care Center, 1992-present
  • Educational Gymnastics Program for Butler County Head Start, 1995-present
  • CURRENT PROFESSIONAL AND ACADEMIC ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS
  • American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Red Cross
  • Water Safety Instructor
  • Lifeguard Instructor
  • CPR for the Professional Rescue Instructor
  • Community First Aid Instructor

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Office Location:
116 Morrow Fieldhouse
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
(724) 738-2699 
lynn.spadine-taylor@sru.edu

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