As a Nationally Board Certified teacher with 36 years of varied teaching experiences, there is much I can share. I have developed and implemented numerous courses and curricula, organized and presented many workshops and written a text/independent study book. My professional history demonstrates my high energy and motivation, utilizing strong verbal and communication skills, with a focus on infusing creativity in my work.
Educational philosophy: Teach to be entertained!
• National Board Certification Science/Adolescence & Young Adulthood • WSST Regional Award for Excellence in Science Education • Wisconsin State Kohl Scholar • Badger High School Teacher of the Year
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 1986 Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction 1988 Secondary Gifted Education Certification University of Wisconsin – River Falls, River Falls, WI 1978 Bachelor of Science in Biology
I have been a teacher for 36 years. I have taught AP Biology, AP Environmental Science, AP Psychology and all levels of biology. I love to road bike, work out, go whitewater rafting, kayaking & camping, garden, take long walks with the dog, tend my chickens, facilitate student needs and design curriculum.