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Vanessa Anton

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Dr Vanessa Anton

anton@nsuok.edu

  • Dean of College
    Dean of Education Admin

Office Location

  • Tahlequah
    Bagley Hall 138
    (918) 444-3701

Bio

Dr. Vanessa Anton is the Dean of the College of Education. She has been with the university since 1997, and has served in a variety of roles, including professor of Health & Kinesiology, Assistant Dean and Associate Dean.

Education:

  • Ph D,Kinesiology,University of Arkansas,Summa cum laude,2001
  • MS,College Teaching,Northeastern State University,Summa cum laude,1997
  • OtherEndorsement ,Health & Physical Education,Norteastern State University,,1995
  • BS,Business Education,Northeastern State University,Summa cum laude,1994
-Recruitment & Retention in Teacher Education
-Health Education
-Physical Education
-Kinesiology
-Health Education
-Physical Education
-Kinesiology

Presentations:

  • 'Grow Your Own Teachers: A university's unique partnership with multiple local school districts. - AACTE Annual Meeting/Conference - Atlanta, GA - February 2020
  • "Hoop it Up" Through Native American Hoop Dancing - American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance National Convention - San Diego, California - March 2011
  • A Comparison of OSAT Scores of Traditionally and Alternative Certified Physical EducationTeachers in Oklahoma - Oklahoma Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Convention - Norman, OK - October 2007
  • Assessing Dispositions of Teacher Candidates: An Ongoing Debate - American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance National Convention - Baltimore, Maryland - April 2007
  • Assessing Student Dispositions in PETE Programs - Missouri Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Convention - Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri - 2007
  • Celebration of Movement - Celebration of Teaching - NSU campus - February 2009
  • Celebration of Movement - Celebration of Teaching - Tahlequah, OK, NSU - February 2010
  • Depression Among College Freshman - Oklahoma Research Day - NSU/Broken Arrow, OK - November 2009
  • Depression Among Freshman Students at a Regional University - Southern District/American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance Convention - Orlando, Florida - February 2012
  • Differences by Sport in Trash Talking - Southern District/AAHPERD Convention - Lexington, Kentucky - February 2014

Courses Taught:

  • Secondary Methods in PE - P ED 4612 - Spring 2012
  • Secondary Intern Teaching - EDUC 4074 - Spring 2012
  • Personal Health - P ED 1113 - Spring 2012
  • Physical Exams and Measurements - P ED 4222 - Spring 2012
  • Curriculum Development in HPE - P ED 4452 - Fall 2011
  • Research in Health & Kinesiology - P ED 5803 - Fall 2011