I've been teaching for 35 years, both at the elementary school and college levels.
My teaching philosophy is based on developing self-responsibility and intrinsic motivation among my students using an inclusive-style of teaching where all students are challenged at a level that meets their individual needs and abilities.
1992 National Association of Sport and Physical Education Eastern District Teacher of the Year. 1992 Delaware PE Teacher of the Year.
B.S. in Health & Physical Education-West Virginia Wesleyan College Masters of Education-Widener University Ph.D. in Kinesiology-Temple University
Curt Hinson, Ph.D., has been teaching for 35 years. He taught at the elementary school level for 16 years and part-time at the college level for the past 19 years. He currently works as an educational consultant for PlayFit Education and serves as the children’s fitness expert for the website, HappyHealthyKids.com. In addition, Curt teaches in the on-line graduate program at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY and is also an adjunct professor at Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey. He holds a Ph.D. in Kinesiology from Temple University; a Masters of Education degree from Widener University; and a BS degree in Health & Physical Education from West Virginia Wesleyan College. Curt is the author of three books, Fitness for Children; Games Kids Should Play at Recess; and 6-Steps to a Trouble-free Playground. He has also published over 50 articles related to teaching and learning. In addition, Curt is the creator of the “Trouble-free Playground” recess program and the “Dr. Recess” assembly program. He has made presentations in all 50 states, as well as in Washington, DC, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and Mexico. Curt was the 1992 National Association for Sport and Physical Education Eastern District Teacher of the Year and the 1991 Delaware PE Teacher of the Year. He is a member of SHAPE America; the National Association for Sport and Physical Education; and the American Association for Physical Activity and Recreation. Curt has been featured in the Wall Street Journal; Disney’s Family Fun magazine; and on the Fox News Network. You can reach Curt via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 302-438-3257.