Steven Wright

Phone: (603) 862-4408
Office: Kinesiology, New Hampshire Hall Rm 117, Durham, NH 03824
Steven C. Wright, Professor, Kinesiology: Health and Physical Education


  • Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, Boston University
  • M.Ed., Human Movement, Boston University
  • B.S., Physical Education, St. Lawrence University

Courses Taught

  • KIN 500: Intro to Health & Physical Ed
  • KIN 601: Lifetime Sports
  • KIN 603: Team Sports
  • KIN 655: Mid Schl & Sec Phys Educ Pedgy
  • KIN 666: Middle Schl & Sec Phys Ed Prac
  • KIN 693: Teaching Assistantship
  • KIN 694: Supervised Teach Health & PE
  • KIN 910: Curr Issues in Health Pedagogy

Selected Publications

Wright, S., Grenier, M., & Seaman, J. (2010). An Interdisciplinary View and Analysis of “Constructivism” in Kinesiology. Quest, 62(2), 202-217. doi:10.1080/00336297.2010.10483642

McNeill, M. C., Fry, J. M., Wright, S. C., Tan, W. K. C., Tan, K. S. S., & Schempp, P. G. (2004). 'In the local context': Singaporean challenges to teaching games on practicum. SPORT EDUCATION AND SOCIETY, 9(1), 3-32. doi:10.1080/1357332042000175791

Wright, S. C. (2001). The socialization of Singaporean physical educators. JOURNAL OF TEACHING IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION, 20(3), 207-226. Retrieved from

Wright, S. C., & Smith, D. E. (2000). A case for formalized mentoring. QUEST, 52(2), 200-213. doi:10.1080/00336297.2000.10491710

Wright, S. C., & Grenier, M. (n.d.). Physical education majors’ perceptions of capstone experiences.. Journal of Physical Education Research, 4(2), 1-14.

Most Cited Publications