Low student-to faculty ratio
Personal and customized advising
Active student majors club
Wide-ranging teaching practicums
Nationally recognized and scholarly faculty
Washington State endorsement eligible
Our teacher candidates engage in school-based and practical settings that develop real-world knowledge and skills at both the elementary and secondary levels.
Our teacher candidates learn various instructional strategies and models by participating in brain-based education, stress management, interdisciplinary learning, nutrition education, fitness education, cooperative learning, and adventure education.
Our teacher candidates learn to use the latest technological tools in the field, including heart rate monitors, accelerometers, tri-fit, movement analysis software, and web-based media.
Our teacher candidates attend and participate in state, regional, and national events and conferences.
Steve Jefferies, Central Washington University physical education professor, received the Joy of EffPESPH Faculty And Students Attended/Presented At The American Alliance For Health Physical Education, Recreation And Dance (AAHPERD) National Conference In Charlotte North Carolina--ELLENSBURG, WA
Adjudicated Dance Gala Performances Tension choreographed by Megan Zelenak. Taylor Bir, KaylaOrchesis Presents
Ellensburg, WA--CWU Orchesis presents “When Words Aren’t Enough”, a choreography showcase feat