Faculty and Staff Profiles

DIANE KRIEGER COLEMAN
Instructor, Campus School
Email: dkcolemn@memphis.edu
Office Location: C114 Campus School
Office Hours: Spring 2013 - T-9:30-10:00, 11:10-11:45 / W-10:40-11:10 / TH-10:00-11:10 / F-8:30-9:30 Office-CS 11
Profile

I am the Elementary Physical Education Specialist at the Campus School and an Instructor in the Health and Sport Sciences Department. This is my 32nd year to teach at The University of Memphis. I teach one class a semester for the HSS Department and all the Physical Education classes (8 per day) at the Campus School. The Campus School is a labratory school located on the university campus. The Campus School is a 1 - 5 grade school.

I received my Bachelors of Science from Memphis State University, Masters of Education from The University of Memphis and 45 above my Masters from The University of Memphis.

I have presented at the local, state, and national levels. Presentations include information related to Elementary Physical Education - activities, curriculum, integration of academics.  I have been on the Memphis City Schools Elementary Curriculum Writting Committee for the last two times the curriculum has been rewritten in the last 10 years.

 

I was named TAHPERD (Tennessee Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance) Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year for 2007.

   

Additional Information

The Department of Health and Sport Sciences

The Campus School 

www.campusschool.org

    

Education
  • B. S. Elementary & Secondary Physical Education - Memphis State University - 1979
  • M.Ed. Physical Education - Memphis State University - 1981
  • Masters + 45   - The University of Memphis - 2004

Work Experience

  • Assistant Women Gymnastics Coach,   - Memphis State University - 9/80-5/81
  • Teaching Graduate Assistant, HPER - Memphis State University - 1/80 - 5/81
  • Gymnastics Instructor,   - Whithaven Pesbyterian Church - 7/74 - 12/84
  • Gymnastics Instructor, Continuing Education - The University of Memphis - '81 - '97
  • Instructor / Elementary Physical Education Specialist, HSS / Campus School - The University of Memphis - 81-present
Honors/Awards
  • TAHPERD Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year - Tennessee Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance - 2007

Teaching Experience

  • EXSS 3604 (U) / PETE 3604 - The University of Memphis
  • EXSS 3605 (U) - The University of Memphis
  • PHED 1811 (U) - The University of Memphis
  • PETE 2006 (U) - The University of Memphis
  • PETE 7005 - The University of Memphis
  • Various PHED courses - Aerobics,Bowling,Archery,Stunts and Tumbling, Gymnastics - Memphis State University / The University of Memphis
  • PETE 4200 - The University of Memphis

Creative Activities

  • "Earth Challenge" - 1993-1994 - $175.00 - Memphis Rotary Foundation Teacher Initiative Grant Winner
  • "MARS" Movement - 2001-2002 - $1,000.00 - Junior League Grant Winner - Co-Written with Nancy Harris
  • "Math Steps" - 2002-2003 - $300.00 - TAHPERD Grant Winner
  • MCS Elementary Physical Education Curriculum - 2002-2003 -   - MCS - Co Writer of the K-6 Elem. P.E. Curriculum
  • Team Building - 2005-2006 - $1000.00 - TIG Grant
  • Pedometer Pals - 2006-2007 - $500.00 - TIG Grant
  • Pedometer Pals 2 - 2006-2007 - $500.00 - TAHPERD Grant Winner
  • Moving with Science - 2008-2009 - $500.00 - TAHPERD Grant Winner
  • MCS Elementary Physical Education Curriculum - 2008-09 -   - Team writer of MCS Elementary Physical Education Curriculum
Service
  • Department - Basic Instructional Program Supervisor(Gymnastics/Tumbling) (HMSE) - 1984 - 91
  • Department - Basic Instructional Committee (HMSE) - 1984 - 91
  • Department - Physical Education Pedagogy Search Committee (HMSE) - Spring 1994
  • Department - Scholarship and Awards Committee (HMSE) - 1993-94
  • Department - Career Ladder Level I Teacher (Campus School) - 1985-present
  • Department - Campus School Playground Committee - 1984-present
  • Department - Campus School In-Service Committee (Campus School) - 1984-86
  • Department - Program Improvement Committee (Campus School) - 1983-86
  • Department - Science Fair Committee (Campus School) - 1990-97
  • Department - Year Round School Committee (Campus School) - 1992-93
  • Department - International Day Program (Campus School) - 2/27/93
  • Department - Olympic Day Program - 4/28/95
  • Department - Campus School Outdoor Education Camp - 1982-88,1995-11
  • Department - Jump Rope For Heart (Campus School) - 1982 - present
  • Department - Physical Education Demonstration Night Program (Campus School) - 1983,85,87,89,91,93,00,02,06,08,10
  • Department - Courtesy Committee Chairperson (Campus School) - 1995-present
  • Department - Sixth Grade Swimming - 1981-1989,1992-1998, 2000-present
  • Department - Field Day Program (Campus School) - 1985 - 96
  • Department - Family Field Day - Spring 1998
  • Department - Supervising Teacher for Independent Study of College Student (HMSE) - Fall 1992
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 1992
  • Department - Clinical Professor for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 1993
  • Department - Clinical Professor for two (2) Student Teacher - Spring 1994
  • Department - Clinical Professor for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 1994
  • Department - Clinical Professor for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 1995
  • Department - Clinical Professor for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 1993
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 1995
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teacher - Fall 1996
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 1996
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teacher - Spring 1997
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teacher - Fall 1997
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 1998
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 1998
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teacher - Fall 1999
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teacher - Spring 2000
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 2000
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 2001
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 2001
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teacher - Spring 2002
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 2002
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 2003
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 2003
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teachers - Spring 2004
  • Department - Cooperating Teaher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 2004
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) Student Teachers - Spring 2005
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 2005
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 2006
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Fall 2006
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student Teacher - Spring 2007
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for 1 Student Teacher - Fall 2007
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for 2 Student Teachers - Spring 2008
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for 1 Student Teacher - Fall 2008
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for one (1) Student teacher - Fall 2009
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher for two (2) student teacher - Spring 2010
  • Department - Cooperating Teacher - 4 student teachers - F2010 - Sp 2011
  • College/School - Bridge Committee for Elementary Physical Education (HPER) - Feb. 1988
  • College/School - "Role Expectations of the Effective Urban Teacher" - related to PDS Schools - 1992-93
  • College School - HMSE Pedagogy Search Committee member - Summer 1998
  • College/School - HMSE Pedagogy Search Committee member HMSE Pedagogy Search Committee member - Fall 1998/Spring 1999
  • College/School - HMSE Pedagogy Search Committee member - Fall 1999,Spring 2000,Fall 2000-01,Fall 2001-02,Fa
  • College/School - HSS Accreditiation Council - Spring 2004
  • College/School - PDS Advisory Committee Member - College of Education - Spring 2001,2001-02
  • University -   -  
  •   - COMMITTEE/EDITORIAL BOARD/OFFICE (if Chair, add [C]) - PERIOD
  • Jump Rope For Heart - Memphis Chapter Task Force Chairperson - 1985 - 87
  • Tennessee Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance - Audiovisual Committee - 1986 - 87
  • Jump Rope For Heart - Regional Coordinator - 1988
  • State Committee - Rainy Day Activities Committee Member - 1985 - 91
  • Jump Rope for Heart - State Task Force Member - 1985 - 96
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools - Member Evaluation Team - Rozelle School - Spring 1996
  • TAHPERD - Hospitality Committee - Nov. 1990
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools - Member Evaluation Team - Riverview Middle School - Spring 1997
  • American Heart Association - School-site Committee - 1994 - present
  • Memphis City Schools - Elementary Physical Education Task Force - Spring 1998,Sp. 2000, Fall. 2001, 2001-02
  • American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance - Member - 1984 - present
  • Tennessee Association of Health, Physical Education , Recreation and Dance - Member - 1981 - present
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society International - Member - 1995-98
  • Memphis City Schools - Elementary Physical Education Curriculum Committee Member - 2001-2002
Journal Articles
  • Li, Yuhua, Coleman, Diane, Ransdell, Mary, Coleman, Lyndsie, and Irwin, Carol. (2011)Sport Stacking Activities in School Children's Motor Skill Development. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 113,2, 431-438. 
Presentations
  • INVITED PRESENTATIONS
  • Conferences

    March 1986 Presenter at Tennessee Recreation Association District Meeting  Topic: "Gymnastics", (for Elementary and Secondary Schools)

     

     
  • November 1987 Presenter at Tennessee Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Panel Discussion - Jump Rope for Heart
  • November 1989 Presenter at TAHPERD State Convention "Sharing Ideas about Jump Rope For Heart Events"
  • November 1995 Presenter at TAHPERD State Convention, "Back to Basics - Jump Rope Skills"
  • November 2002 Presenter at TAHPERD State Convention "MARS - Movement Activities Through Reading Skills"
  • November 2006 Presenter at TAHPERD State Conference, "Intergtating PESLAU"(Physical Education, Science, Language Arts Unit) 
  • February 2007 Presenter at SDAHPERD Conference, "Intergrating PESLAU" (Physical Education, Science, Language Arts Unit)
  • April 1982 "Month of the Early Child", Two demonstrations with 60 children to honor the month and show "Kids on Campus" at Memphis State University
  • April 1984 Physical Education Demonstration at Memphis State University Alumni Day at Mud Island (Campus School Students)
  • April 1994 Physical Education Demonstrations at HPER Day with HMSE Department (5 demonstrations with Campus School students)
  • August 1982 Perry County Elementary Classroom Teacher In-service, Linden, Tennessee.
  • March 4, 1982 Memphis City School Classroom teacher In-service (Elementary) at Raleigh Elementary School (2 sessions - 1 1/2 hours each) Topic: "Classroom Games"
  • January 1984 Memphis City School Classroom Teacher In-service (Elementary) Topic: "Classroom Games - Active and Quiet"
  • February 1986 Jump Rope For Heart Exhibitions - Campus School Students, two days for two hours (Feb. 1 and 15)
  • Spring 1987 Participant for Panel Discussion - AM Memphis, "Elementary Physical Education"
  • January 1988 Memphis City Schools In-service for Elementary Physical Education Teachers, Topic: "Gymnastics"
  • November 1988 Campus School Students - Half-time Program for Lady Tiger Basket ball Game against the Canadian Olympic Team
  • February 1989 Memphis City Schools Health and Physical Education Teacher Presentation, Topic: "Jump Rope For Heart". Using Campus School Students for demonstration of Jump Rope Skills.
  • June 1989, 1988 Memphis and Shelby County Public Library, "Jump Rope Program"
  • August 1989 Knight Road Elementary School In-service, Topic: "Classroom Games/Rainy Day Activities"
  • August 1989 Memphis City Schools In-service for Elementary Physical Education Teachers, Topic: "Limited Space Activities - Movement Education" at Sheffield High School
  • January 1992 Memphis City Schools Elementary Health and Physical Education Teachers, Presentation - "Jump Rope For Heart"
  • September 1992 Memphis City School Elementary Physical Education Teachers In-service, Topic: "Jump Rope For Heart"
  • November 1996 American Heart Association, Hosted and conducted Jump Rope For Heart workshop for Teachers with AHA.
  • February 1998 Campus School Students - Half-time Physical Education program for Lady Tiger Basketball game against South Florida
  • November 1998 Memphis City Schools Elementary Teachers Workshop - Limited Space Activities/Classroom Activities
  • February 2000 Memphis City Schools Elementary Physical Education Specialists Workshop- Jump Rope for Heart
  • December 2000 Memphis City Schools Elementary Physical Education Specialists Workshop- Jump Rope for Heart
  • September 2001 Olive Branch Elementary School Teacher In-Service, "Elementary Physical Education Activities", Olive Branch, Mississippi
  • August 2002 Memphis City Schools Elementary Physical Education In-Service - Presenting and Explaining the new Elementary Physical Education Curriculum
  • August 2003 Memphis City Schools Elementary Physical Education In-Service - Explaining the new Elementary Physical Education Curriculum
  • November 2004 Memphis City Schools Elementary Physical Education Workshop - Assessment of Physical Education Skills
  •  August 2007   Memphis City Schools Elementary Physical Education In-Service - "Integrating Physical Education, Science and Language Arts" 
  • April 2008 - AAHPERD National Conference, Ft. Worth, Texas, Integrating a Physical Education, Science, and Language Arts Unit. Presentaion with Suzanne Griffin, Cooperating Teacher.
  • August 2008 - MCS In-Service, "How to Plan a Physical Education Demonstration Program". Tinikling demonstration - one activity used in the PE Demonstration program. 
  •  November 2008 - Presenter at TAHPERD State Conference, "Cooperative Learning" with Dr. Ben Dyson, Dr. Carol Irwin, and Lauren DeBravo

Appendix A - Teaching Experience

  • PETE 2006 - Gym / Movmt Concepts
  • PETE 2006 - Gym/Movmt Concepts
  • PETE 3604 - Tchg Exer / Spt Sci K Elem
  • PETE 2006 - Gym Movmt Concepts