Linda Griffin

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Linda Griffin

Teacher Education & School Improvement


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W225 Furcolo


B.S., Black Hills State, 1976
M.S., Ithaca, 1986
Ph.D., Ohio State, 1991


Linda L. Griffin, PhD, is a professor in the College of Education at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Her research and scholarly interest for over 25 years has been on the teaching and learning of sport related games through a games-centered approach grounded in constructivist learning. She has coauthored several books and articles and has co-edited two books with colleague Joy Butler from the University of British Columbia. Linda has been a speaker and presenter all over the world.

  • Department of Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies