Charlotte Humphries

Associate Professor

Charlotte Humphries

Office: KHS 107 
Phone: (985) 549-5255


Southeastern faculty since 2004

Courses Taught 

KIN 251 Motor Development
KIN 321 Motor Learning
KIN 351: Physical Education in the Elementary School
EDUC 486  Supervision of student teachers



Ph.D., Physical Education (Motor Development), Louisiana State University, 1986.
M.S., Physical Education (Professional Preparation), Louisiana State University, 1983.
B.S., Physical Education, Mississippi University for Women, 1977.


Publications and Presentations 


Agar, C. J., Humphries, C. A., Naquin, M., Hebert, E., & Wood, R. (2016). Does varying attentional focus affect skill acquisition in children? A comparison of internal and external focus instructions and feedback. The Physical Educator, 73,639-651.

Humphries, C. A. (2014).  Critical thinking in physical education. Strategies. 27 (5), 18-21.

Humphries, C. A., & Ashy, M. (March, 2013). The games children play III: More comments on effective teaching. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 84(3), 14-16.

Humphries, C., Hebert, E., Daigle, K., & Martin, J. (2012). Development of a Physical Education Teaching Efficacy Scale.Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, 16, 284-299.

Humphries, C. A., Edwards, C., & Bidner, S. (2011). Integrated learning with music and
physical education. The Clearing House, 84, 174-179.

Daigle, K., Hebert, E., & Humphries, C. A. (2008). Children's understanding of health and
health-related behavior: The influence of age and information source. Education, 128, 237-247.

Naquin, M., Gillan, W., & Humphries, C. (2007) Dietary and physical activity perceptions in
a rural Louisiana community. American Journal of Health Studies, 22, 179-185.

Humphries, C. A. (2006). Through rain, snow, and some really gloomy nights: Sport in
the aftermath of disaster. ICHPERSD Journal, 42, 10-17 .

Humphries, C. A., & Ashy, M. (2006). "Each time I taught I learned": Elementary
education majors' perceptions of their ability to teach physical education following an extended practicum. Teacher Development, 10(2), 1-18.


University Activities

SACS QEP Organizational Committee
Faculty Senate, 2010-13. Senate vice-president, 2011-2012
Selection Committee, President's Award foro Excellence in Teaching, 2011.
SARTE (Strategic Admission and Retention in Teacher Education) Committee, 2007- present
College representative to NCATE Steering Committee, 2007- present


Professional Activities

Invited reviewer, Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 2009.
Invited reviewer, Teaching and Learning, 2009.
Invited reviewer, Women in Sport & Physical Activity Journal, 2009 (two manuscripts).
Trained as NASPE program accreditation reviewer, 2005.
Associate Editor: Scholarly Publications, Chronicle of Kinesiology and Physical Education in Higher Education, 2002-7.
Review Board, The Physical Educator, 2001-2009.
Reviewer, AAHPERD Research Consortium, 1989-1991, 2009, 2010, 2012
LAHPERD VP-Elect General, 2004-05, 2008-09; V-P General, 2005-06, 09-10.