Since 1990, I've taught physical science, earth science, and astronomy in Texas and Minnesota. I've created NASA programs for the Bishop Museum in Honolulu, and have created curriculum and assessments for use at the district and state level.
Science makes sense. Here is the effect, now what is the cause? Teach for understanding the big ideas, relationships and cause and effect.
Second place in my elementary school spelling bee. Damn you Becky Altermatt!!
BS in Biology and Secondary Education, St. Cloud State University, 1990. MA in Curriculum and Instruction, University of St. Thomas, 1999 Educational Administration Licensure, K-12, St. Mary's University, 2010,
Watching a Psych marathon during spring break. Love the "I Fu(#*ng Love Science" Facebook Page.