Jennette Diamond, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor, Department of Kinesiology
Phone: (626) 815-6000
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Jennette Diamond, Ed.D., has been affiliated with Azusa Pacific University since 2007. She is the co-author of APU’s Adapted Physical Education Added Authorization program, and is dedicated to teaching adult learners how to become the best physical education and adapted physical education teachers they can be through appreciating individual differences, fostering inclusion, and mastering curriculum design from a Christian perspective. Her research interests include cross-curricular physical education, physical education curriculum design to foster inclusion, and higher education teaching methods to empower special education teachers.


  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership and Psychology, University of Southern California
  • M.A.Ed., Teaching, Azusa Pacific University
  • B.S., Kinesiology (Minor in Pedagogy), California State University, San Bernardino


  • Adapted Physical Education Teaching Credential
  • K–12 Physical Education Credential

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Kinesiology


  • Adapted Physical Education
  • Curriculum Design
  • Physical Education

Courses Taught

  • PE 551 – Curriculum Theory and Design in Physical Education
  • PE 600 – Physical Education Teaching Methods for Individuals with Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • PE 602 – Physical Education Teaching Methods for Individuals with Severe/Profound Disabilities
  • PE 604 – Motor Assessment for Students Living with Disabilities
  • PE 605 – Management of Adapted Physical Education Programs
  • PE 606A – Student Teaching in Adapted Physical Education
  • PE 606B – Student Teaching in Adapted Physical Education