Amy Wheeler ('05) recently received named as 3rd place 2013 Economic Educator Award winner by the Virginia Council on Economic Education. As a teacher at Harrisonburg High School she developed the "Health is Wealth: Pedometers Make Cents" curriculum.
"Pedometers Make Cents" was implemented in a physical education class. This multi-layered unit used pedometer-measured clicks as the basis for earning virtual money. The students were then guided though lessons in making economic choices and budgeting.
Welcome from Kinesiology
Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology! Kinesiology involves the study of human movement and our faculty and students do so from a physiological, biomechanical, and psychosocial perspective. More >