Diane Cole


Diane Cole

Office: KHS Room 152 
Phone: 549-3869 
Email: dcole@southeastern.edu

Southeastern faculty since August 1999

Courses Taught

The School Health Program (HS 461)
Health and Stress (HS 252)
Personal Health (HS 132)
Health Problems of the Aging and Aged (HS 351)
Health and the Media (HS 331)
Physical Education Methods in the Elementary School (KIN 331)
Health and Physical Education Content in the Elementary School (HS 232)


M.A., 1999, Health Studies, Southeastern Louisiana University

Certificate in Education, Health and Physical Education, Religious Studies.
Bishop Otter College of Education; University of Sussex, England 1970


United Kingdom Certified Teacher
Louisiana Certified Teacher
Adapted Physical Education
Supervision of Student Teachers
CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist)
In addition, I am a trainer for the Louisiana State Department of Education in HIV and other health education curricula.

Professional Experience

1997-present HIV/AIDS Trainer. Louisiana State Dept of Education
1993-1999 ST. Tammany Parish School System (Physical Education)
1993-1989 Our Lady of The Lake School. Mandeville, LA (Physical Education)
1973-1974 Gatow Middle School. West Berlin. Germany (Teacher)
1970-1973 Willesden High School, London, England (Teacher)


Selected Publications

Publications in LAPHERD Journal, National Laboratory School Journal


Professional Presentations

American School Health Association National Conferences
CDC National Leadership Conference to Strengthen HIV/AIDS Education and Coordinated School Health Programs, LAHPERD, AAHPERD


Areas of Interest

Coordinated School Health, Stress Management, Health and Aging, Nutrition and Physical Activity


1997: Teacher of the Year Abita Springs Elementary School
1998: Elks Teacher of the Year St Tammany Parish Second Runner Up Elementary Education Teacher
2003: Award for services as LA State Department of Education HIV/AIDS Trainer


Excellence in Health and Education Project Trainer and Staff Member
Grant Reviewer for Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs and Trainer