Jennifer El-Sherif

Jennifer El-Sherif

Professional Details

Title: Assistant Professor
Office: OK-125
Phone: 978-542-2112
Email: jennifer.elsherif@salemstate.edu
Resume: Jennifer El-Sherif [DOCX 33KB]

Fall & Winter Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
2860 01 SMS164 Movement Experiences for Children
2883 01 SMS177 Introduction to Teaching Physical Education & Health Education
2937 01 SMS380 Teaching Elementary Physical Education
2959 01 SMS485 Directed Field Experience in Physical Education
3428 01 SMS180 Theory & Practice of Educational Gymnastics & Dance
3603 01 SMS181 Theory & Practice of Invasion Games
3616 L21 SMS180 Theory & Practice of Educational Gymnastics & Dance
3617 L21 SMS181 Theory & Practice of Invasion Games

Professional Biography

Prior to joining the Salem State University faculty, in 2010, Dr. El-Sherif taught K-12 physical education for 12 years.  Dr. El-Sherif currently teaches in the Physical Education Teacher Education program.

Professional Interests

Physical education reform; increasing participation in physical education.

Professional Memberships

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD)

Massachusetts Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (MAHPERD)

Massachusetts Teachers Association

Responsibilities

Advising students, teaching, coordinator of the activity portion of the FASST program

Selected Publications

 

 

 

 

Selected Presentations

El-Sherif, J. L. (February 2013).  How PE has Changed and How PE has Stayed the Same.  Eastern District  Conference, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, MA.

El-Sherif, J. L., & Gallo, A. M. (September 28, 2012). Meeting Students needs in physical education: Balancing what we know and what we should do. Massachusetts State Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Fall Student Summit. Salem State University, Salem, MA.

El-Sherif, J.L. & Nihan, G. (September 28, 2012) Employment interview tips and Practice. Massachusetts State Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Fall Student Summit. Salem State University, Salem, MA.

El-Sherif, J. (March, 2011). Lets Groove: Adding dance to your physical education Curriculum.  Massachusetts AHPERD Spring Conference, Springfield College, Springfield, MA.

El-Sherif, J. (November, 2009).  The secret to middle school physical education.  Maine AHPERD Convention, Rockport, Maine.

Poster Presentations

Glencross, H., & El-Sherif, J.L. (2013, May 2). Comparing student perceptions of physical     education & wellness programs. Undergraduate Research Symposium. Salem State University, Salem, MA.

Hickey K. & El-Sherif, J. (May, 2012).  Changing the Image of Physical Education. Undergraduate Research Day, Salem State University, Salem, MA.