Christie M. González-Toro

Assistant Professor

Kinesiology

Education

Springfield College, Springfield, MA

Ph.D. Physical Education: Teaching and Administration

University of Puertor Rico, Mayagüez, PR

M.A. Kinesiology: Pedagogy

B.A. Physical Education: Secondary level

        Adapted Physical Education (minor)

 

 

  • Publications and Scholarly Activities

    Presentations/Conference papers:

    González, C.M. (2017, November). Student teachers perceptions and expections about feedback received by supervisors. NYSAHPERD Convention. Verona, NY.

    Doig, S., González, C.M., Cruz, J., & Losee, T. (2017, March). Does physical education make you smarter? part II. SHAPE America Convention. Boston, MA.

    González, C.M., Doig, S., Cruz, J., Losee, T., & Staats, S. (2016, October). Instructional models in physical education by Metzler. Asociación de Educación Física de Puerto Rico, Yauco, PR.

    González, C.M., Doig, S., Cruz, J., Losee, T., & Staats, S. (2016, October). Panel of experts: History of the physical education curriculum in Puerto Rico. Asociación de Educación Física y Recreación de Puerto Rico, Yauco, PR.

    González, C.M. & Doig, S. (2016, May). Reaching divergent thinkers in physical education. Eastern District Convention, Atlantic City, NJ.

    Doig, S., González, C.M., Cruz, J., & Losee, T. (2016, May). Does physical education make you smarter? part I. Eastern District Convention, Atlantic City, NJ.

    Zeng, N., Liu, J., France, T., Zou, L., Li, R., González, C.M., & Doig, S. (2016, January). Relationship between the functional movement screen and motor profiency. RQES: 2016 Convention Supplement.

    McDiarmid, P., Zimmerman, R., & González, C.M. (2015, March). Hook, line and thinker: Super starters for health classrooms. SHAPE America Convention, Seattle, WA.

    González, C.M. (2015, March). Physical education student teacher perceptions about feedback received from supervisors. Poster Presentation at SHAPE America, Seattle, WA.

    Liu, J., France, T., Doig, S., González, C.M., Zeng, N., Li, R., & Zou, L. (2015, February). Relationships between functional movement screening and skill related fitness, motor proficiency, and health related fitness in college students. Eastern District Convention, Springfield, MA. 

    Rodriguez, D., González, C.M., & Viveros, V. (2010, March). Function in physical education in the development of the students. XX Convention for Educators, Ponce, PR.

    González, C.M., Goldsby, T.U., Howe, C.A., Hasson, R., Alhassan, S., & Freedson, P. (2008, August). Examining the relationship between gender and enegergy expenditures during children's physical activities. Poster Presentation at the Summer Program for Undergraduate Research 2008, Amherst, MA.

     

  • Professional Experience and Memberships

    The Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE America)

    New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NYS AHPERD)

    Asociación de Educación Física y Recreación- Puerto Rico