Amy Woods, Ph.D.
Interim Department Head, Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
College of Applied Health Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Research: Pedagogical Qualitative Research Laboratory
Ph.D., Instruction and Curriculum in Physical Education with concentration in Teacher Education,
University of South Carolina, 1989
Research and Professional Interests
Professor Wood's area of interest is pedagogy. Her research interest centers upon teachers’ movement through their career cycles. Specifics include
studies of the supports necessary to sustain innovative practices, factors contributing to teachers' sense of efficacy, and the power of reflection in
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