Samantha Beams, MEd

Samantha Beams, MEd
Clinical Associate Professor of Exercise and Sports Science
College of Health Sciences
Kinesiology and Rehabilitative Sciences
918-631-2678 Oxley Health Sciences Facility Room 404

Education

MEd – University of Central Oklahoma BS – University of Central Oklahoma

Publications

Books

  • Baker V., Black K., Beams-Summers S., Busch D., Cobb D., Kabriel N., Payne M., Payne S., Wescott R., (1998), Priority Academic Student Skills (PASS) –Lifetime of Health and Fitness: A Curriculum for Physical Education. Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE), Oklahoma City, OK.

Book Reviews

  • Foundation of Movement and Motor Activities (online at Ashford University). Review of chapters 1-5.

Courses Taught

  • Strategies for Healthy Living
  • Life Span Motor Development
  • Pedagogy of Lifetime Activities and Sport Skills
  • Global Practice in Health Care
  • Internship I
  • Physical Activities for Elementary Populations
  • Practicum
  • Independent Study
  • Instructional Methods in Health

Professional Affiliations

  • Central District Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • National Educators Association
  • Oklahoma Educators Association
  • Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • Southern District Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • Broken Arrow Educators Association
  • National Association for Girls and Women in Sport
  • National Association for Sport and Physical Education
  • Oklahoma Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • Missouri Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

Awards & Honors

  • Teacher of the Year – Middle School
  • Biltmore Who’s Who (2008 Edition)
  • Teacher of the Year – Rhoades Elementary
  • Volunteer of the Year Tulsa MET
  • “Scotch and Smokes Award” Professor of Year Award