TEO-KOH Sock Miang

Designation
Associate Professor

Department
Physical Education & Sports Science (PESS)

Office Location
NIE5-03-15

Education
Ph.D.

Email
sockmiang.teo@nie.edu.sg

Office Telephone Number
67903707

Research Interests
Adapted Physical Education/Activity, Growth & Motor Development, Olympic Education, Teaching Games for Understanding (Games Concept Approach), Women & Sport, Fundamental Movement Skills for Children Softball

  • Designation
    • Associate Professor (Tenured)
    • Coordinator, Public Relations
    • Coordinator, SSM Internship & Career Guidance

    Short Bio

    Dr. Teo-Koh previously served as Vice-Dean of the School of Physical Education (PE), Associate Dean for PE Programs and Head of the PE & Sports Science Department at the National Institute of Education (NIE). She was a Visiting Fellow at the College of PE, Recreation and Health, Indiana University - Bloomington, USA, (Aug 2004 to May 2005)

    Dr. Teo-Koh is a specialist movement consultant for movement programs for preschool and lower primary children, including adapted physical education programs for individuals with disabilities. She has been engaged by the Ministry of Education, Singapore, to provide professional development courses in fundamental movement programs to early childhood educators and special education educators.

    She is currently serving as:

    • Council Member, Singapore Sports Council
    • President, Special Olympics Singapore
    • Regional Trainer, Special Olympics Asia-Pacific
    • Chair, High Performance Coaching Committee, Singapore Disability Sports Council
    • Member, Disability Sports Committee, Singapore Disability Sports Council
    • Member, Gym Management Committee, SAFRA National Service Association
    • Selection Panel, National Youth Award - Sport & Adventure, National Youth Council, Singapore
    • Member, International Advisory Board, Women Sport International

    • PhD (Human Performance, Oregon State University, USA)
    • MSc (PE & Sport Studies, University of Alberta, Canada)
    • BPE [Distinction] (Physical Education, University of Alberta, Canada)
    • Certificate in Education (Institute of Education, Singapore)