Secondary Science Teacher Healy, KS Public Schools 2014-Present Middle School Science Teacher College Heights Christian School Joplin, MO 2011-2014 Graduate Teaching Assistant Pittsburg State University 2010-2011 Adjunct Biology Instructor Neosho County Community College 2011
I emphasize constructivist learning and try to foster situations in which students build their own knowledge. I also believe choice and ownership are powerful tools in motivating students.
Member of National Science Teacher Association 2010-Present Member of Kansas Association for Teachers of Science 2014-Present Member of Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society
Master's of Science in Science Education Montana State University 2014 Bachelor's of Science Education Pittsburg State University 2010
Research interests include: Adaptable curriculum models, Effectiveness of student choice in science education, Best practices in science educational media, Educational technology as a tool for equity.