Susan L. Eastham, Ed.D.

Lecturer, AT & Instructional Faculty, Summer Session

Education

Doctor of Education
Emphasis in Learning and Instruction
University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, May 2009

Master of Arts in Physical Education
Emphasis in Exercise Physiology
California State University, Chico, Chico, CA, December 1990

Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education
Emphasis in Exercise Science
Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI, May 1987

Contact Information

Building Location: Field House 
See Building #11: See Map

Office Location: 132 - See Map

Phone: (209) 667-3691
Fax: (209) 667-3763

E-mail: SEastham@csustan.edu

Office Hours: by appointment

 

Areas of Interest

Elementary Physical Education, Physical Fitness Testing in the Schools, Subject Integration, Coaching Theory, Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis

Courses Taught

PHED 4400 - Kinesiology
PHED 3400 - Elementary Physical Education
PHED 3330 - Theory and Analysis of Individual Sports and Games
PHED 3350 - Theory and Analysis of Dual Sports and Games
PHED 3360 - Theory and Analysis of Team Sports and Games
PHED 3240 - Theory of Coaching Volleyball
PHED 1870 - Volleyball
PHED 1480 - Tennis
PHED 1130 - Lifetime Fitness Training

HLTH 4165 - Survey of Elementary School Health and Safety
HLTH 3500 - Drugs in the Athletic Environment
HLTH 3000 - Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
HLTH 1000 - Health in Today€™s Society

Honors & Awards

California State University Forgivable Loan Program Recipient for Doctoral Students (2005)

NAIA District Coach of the Year (1993) €“ Women€™s Basketball

NCCAA District Coach of the Year (1992) €“ Softball

Modesto Bee District Coach of the Year (1991) €“ Girl€™s Basketball

Trans Valley League Coach of the Year (1991) €“ Girl€™s Basketball

Publications

Refereed Journal Articles:
Eastham, S., Herring, J., & Hall, E. (Under Review). Fitness Test Administration Practices in California Public Schools. CAHPERD Journal Times.

Refereed Conference Proceedings:
Herring, J., Eastham, S., & Hall, E. (2009). California Physical Fitness Test €“ Leading to Success. CAHPERD State Conference Proceedings, Santa Clara, CA.

Hall, E., Eastham, S., & Herring, J. (2008). Fitness Test Administration Practices in California Public Schools. SWE-AAHPERD Regional Conference Proceedings, Kona, Hawaii.

Herring, J., Eastham, S., & Hall, E. (2008). California Physical Fitness Testing: Practicing What We Teach. CAHPERD State Conference Proceedings, Riverside, CA.

Herring, J., Eastham, S., & Hall, E. (2008). California Physical Fitness Testing €“ Ways to Improve Test Administration. CAHPERD State Conference Proceedings, Sacramento, CA.

Herring, J., Eastham, S., & Hall, E. (2008). California Physical Fitness Testing €“ Meeting the Standards and Getting Fit. CAHPERD State Conference Proceedings, Garden Grove, CA.

Herring, J., Eastham, S., & Hall, E. (2008). California Physical Fitness Testing €“ FITNESSGRAM in 10 Easy Steps. CAHPERD State Conference Proceedings, Monterey, CA.

Textbook Manuscript Reviewer:
Pangrazi, R. & Beighle, A. (1st ed.). (Spring 2008). Promoting Physical Activity and Health in the Classroom. I reviewed 2 chapters.

Presentations

Poster Presentation (October 2009) €œCalifornia Physical Education Teachers€™ Physical Fitness Test Administration Practices€, RCSA Week at California State University Stanislaus

Workshop (March 2009) €œCalifornia Physical Fitness Test: Leading to Success€, California Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (CAHPERD) State Conference, Santa Clara, CA

Poster Presentation (June, 2008) €œPhysical Fitness Test Administration Practices, Southwest District American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (SWDAAHPERD) Convention€, Kona, HI

Workshop (March 2008) €œCalifornia Physical Fitness Test: Practicing What We Teach€, California Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance CAHPERD State Conference, Riverside, CA

Workshop (March 2007) €œCalifornia Physical Fitness Test: Ways to Improve TestAdministration€, California Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (CAHPERD) State Conference, Sacramento, CA,

Workshop (March 2006) €œCalifornia Physical Fitness Test: Meeting the Standards and Getting Fit€, California Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (CAHPERD) State Conference, Orange County, CA,

Workshop (March 2005) €œCalifornia Physical Fitness Test: FITNESSGRAM in Ten Easy Steps€, California Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (CAHPERD) State Conference, Monterey, CA

Presentation (April 2001, April 2002) €œManagement Techniques for Elementary Physical Education€, Building Better Teachers Conference, CSU Stanislaus

Grants Received

CSU, Stanislaus  - College of Education Mini-Grant (2009) €“ Physical Fitness Test Administration Practices - $500

CSU, Stanislaus - Research, Creativity, and Scholarly Activity Grant (2007-08) €“ California Physical Fitness Test: Practicing What We Teach - $979.00

CSU, Stanislaus - College of Education Mini-Grant (2007) €“ Pedometers - $725.00

CSU, Stanislaus - Research, Creativity, and Scholarly Activity Grant (2006-07) €“ California Physical Fitness Test: Ways to Improve Test Administration - $679.10

CSU, Stanislaus - Research, Creativity, and Scholarly Activity Grant (2005-06) €“ California Physical Fitness Test: Meeting the Standards and Getting Fit - $1093.00

CSU, Stanislaus - Research, Creativity, and Scholarly Activity Grant (2004-05) €“ FITNESSGRAM in Ten Easy Steps - $845.42

Professional & Academic Association Memberships

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (AAHPERD)

California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (CAHPERD)

American Educational Research Association