Alonso Centeno

Alonso Centeno, Adapted Physical Education Specialist

Alonso Centeno
Class of 2000, Kinesiology
HSU helped create a professional base that allowed me to become an effective teacher. The instructors did a wonderful job of creating ample experiences for students to apply knowledge and develop experience in the field of Kinesiology. The small class sizes, and challenging curriculum, made it a wonderful learning experience! Of course it’s no surprise that many HSU graduates are leading experts in the field of Kinesiology! Go Green and Gold!

Current Position:

Adapted Physical Education Specialist for Los Angeles Unified School District

Position Description:

  • I teach students with special needs physical education and basic gross motor development skills
  • Our program serves students from age 3.5 to 22 years of age
  • We have developed multiple sports programs that allow students with special needs to participate in various competitive sports such as soccer, floor hockey, softball, and track and field
  • We have created a partnership with Special Olympics that has tripled the number of participants!