Natalie Boone has been named as the 2021 University Teacher of the Year by the North Carolina Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (NC SHAPE). NC SHAPE is a top organization for physical education teacher education. Natalie is a member of the 2017 cohort of the EdD in KIN program and is on track to finish up her doctoral degree this fall. Her dissertation is centered on high school physical education quality and training. Furthermore, Natalie is currently an assistant professor of health, human performance, and recreation at Mars Hill University. For a story from Mars Hill University please click here. Finally, this award is not new to UNCG Kinesiology. Dr. Judy Fowler, a current faculty member, received the award in 2018. See here for more information.
Congratulations Natalie! Our EdD in KIN students continue to impress us. For more information on the EdD in KIN program click here.