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Physical Education School and Public Health

Ken Briggs, EdD

Ken Briggs

 

 

Professor

Office: Purser Hall 107
Phone: 509-963-1972
Email: briggsk@cwu.edu

 

 

 


Education

  • Ed.D. University of Northern Colorado, Health Education, 1975
  • M.A.T. University of Massachusetts, Teaching Methods, 1972
  • B.A. University of Northern Colorado, Health Education/PE, 1970

Current Assignment

  • Department Chair/Professor, Physical Education, School and Public Health

Professional Activities and Interests

  • 2013 Winter Wellness Hour Schedule
  • Popular Keynote Speaker and Workshop presenter throughout the northwest with over 30 such gigs in the last 3 years.
  • Director of Central's Wellness Hour
  • Writing a book on Icebreakers, Trust Builders and Energizer.
  • Producer and Host of "How About Wellness" Television show for KCWU
  • Research in Brain-based learning, Stress in the Workplace, and Wellness

Courses Taught

  • HED - Health Education
    • 422 - Methods for Health Promotion
    • 345 - School Health Curriculum
    • 445 - Professionalism
    • 205 - Drugs and Sports
    • 210 - Drugs and Health
    • 387 - Principles of Stress Management
    • 324 - Non-infectious Disease
    • 446 - Health Education Curriculum for Elementary Teachers

Nonprofessional Interests

  • Being an awesome grandpa (chompa) to 4 grandkids
  • Golf and tennis
  • Spiritual growth
  • Kayaking with spouse
  • Travel
  • Home maintenance and remodeling
  • Showing off new I-phone
  • Continual pursuit of natural highs