The mission of the Alabama A&M University Physical Education Program is to produce teaching professionals who know and can apply discipline-specific scientific and theoretical concepts vital to developing physically educated P-12 students, by supplying them with a comprehensive physical education teaching curriculum.
Teacher candidates in this program will be able to:
Demonstrate an ability to perform motor tasks and movement patterns that are fundamental to a variety of physical activities.
Demonstrate an ability to use effective communication and pedagogical skills/strategies to enhance (P-12) student engagement and achievement.
Demonstrate kowledge and skills necessary to develop their personal health-enhancing fitness prior to program completion.