Lori Galloway Cochran

Kennamer Hall 208
(256) 782-5515

My career began in Metro Atlanta Georgia as an Elementary Physical Education Teacher for several years before coming to JSU in 2002. At JSU, I have been teaching JSU HPE Teacher Education Prep Methods Courses that allow me to share my passion for elementary PE with our students. 

Academic Research/Interests:
  • Elementary Physical Education
  • Teaching our JSU students new ways to instruct
  • Technology in Health and Physical Education
Courses Taught:

Teacher Education Courses

  • 21st Century Media in Physical Education
  • Elementary Physical Education Methods
  • Secondary Physical Education Methods
  • Practicum in Physical Education
  • Internship in Physical Education
  • Methods of Teaching Team Sports
  • Methods of Teaching Individual/Dual Sports
  • Methods of Teaching Lifetime Sports
  • Motor Development
  • Adapted Physical Education
  • Team Sports Skills
  • Teaching Tumbling
  • Teaching Volleyball
  • Teaching Softball and Baseball
  • Teaching Dance
  • Teaching Outdoor Leisure
  • Teaching Soccer and Speedball
  • Teaching Basketball

Health Education Courses

  • Child Adolescent Health/Wellness
  • Health for Special Populations
  • Personal & Community Health
  • Community Consumer Health
  • Health Problems & Disease Prevention
  • School & Community Health
  • Concepts of Wellness
  • Sports Nutrition

Recreation Courses

  • Methods/Principles of Coaching
  • Youth Sports Programs
  • Practicum in Coaching

Supervisor for Coaching Seminar Classes

  • Activity Courses
  • Alpine Skiing
  • Aqua Aerobics
  • Body Shaping
  • Beginning Swimming
  • Beginning Weight Training
  • Bicycling
  • Aerobics and Fitness
  • Beginning Golf
  • Line Dancing

Family & Consumer Science Courses

  • Sports Nutrition


  • Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville Alabama
    Education Specialist Degree, December, 2007
    Concentration in Physical Education
  • State University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia
    Master’s of Science in Health and Physical Education, 1993
  • University of West Alabama, Livingston, Alabama
    Bachelor of Science in Health and Physical Education, 1992
    Played Varsity Softball and Volleyball
    First Female Inducted into the UWA Sports Hall of Fame, 1999


Lori Galloway Cochran