Jean has taught grades 8 through 12 for over 19 years in the Central Florida area. In addition she shares her strategies with colleagues through local and national math conferences.
Jean is known for her energetic, hands-on strategies that engage students to learn cooperatively. There is always something new happening in her classroom.
1998-Teacher of the Year at Thomas Jefferson Junior High, Merritt Island, FL.; 2001-Teacher of the Year at George Jenkins High School, Lakeland, FL.; 2001-AIChE Mathematics Teacher of the Year,Polk County, FL.; National Board Certified Teacher, Adolescent Young Adult Mathematics,2001.2009-2010 Math Teacher of the Year, Orange County Public Schools
Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics Education, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL.
Jean Adams teaches AP Calculus AB, Pre-Calculus, and Algebra 2 Honors in the Metro-Orlando area. She blogs about engaging, encouraging, and empowering teachers at http://flamingohighmath.blogspot.com. Jean is an active teacher-trainer when opportunities arise.