I have a Bachelor's in Math Education and Master's in Math. I am National Board certified and have been teaching for over 23 years. I love helping students and will do anything I can to help you understand the material!
I have been teaching over 23 years and have even helped students pass the AP Calculus test. I currently teach high school and college level of any type of math you may need. I am here for you!
Education: Master of Science in Mathematics, May 1994 University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677, Overall GPA: 3.5/4.0
Bachelor of Science Education, May 1992 Delta State University, Cleveland, MS 38733 Major: Mathematics Overall GPA 3.7/4.0
Continued Professional Development: Completed multiple online professional development courses through PBS Teacherline
Attend yearly AP workshops including week-long summer institutes
Attend numerous Faculty Workshops for University of Phoenix and Kaplan University
Working on Doctorate in Instructional Design from University of South Alabama.
Attend and facilitate district-wide and state-wide staff development
Licensure and Credentials: IC3 Certification, July, 2009
University of Southern Mississippi Supervisor Teacher, September, 2008
Mississippi Certified Mentor, July 2005
National Board Certified Teacher, November 2001
AA 9-12 Mississippi Teaching Certificate, May 1994
AP Certified Teacher, June 2007
Member of Mississippi Association of Professional Educators, National Council for Teachers of Mathematics, Mississippi Council for Teachers of Mathematics, American Mathematical Society
Classes taught: High School: Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Trigonometry, Advanced Algebra, AP Calculus AB and BC
College: College Algebra, Trigonometry, Statistics, Business Calculus, Statistics with Computer Applications (pilot course), Business Calculus with Computer Applications (pilot course) and Quantitative Reasoning (pilot course)
Online: College Algebra I and II, Introduction to Finite Math and Statistics, Statistics, Introduction to Discrete Mathematics, Quantitative Reasoning, Survey of Mathematics, Business Mathematics, Abstract Algebra, Calculus I and II
Special Skills: ● Proficient in many computer applications including Microsoft Office, MathCAD, Derive, and many presentation programs.
Designed class WebPage to help keep students and parents involved in the educational process.
Designed school WebPage for local elementary school.
Designed district WebPage for high school teachers and parents.
Employ graphing calculators, computers, clickers, interactive whiteboards, tablets, and the Internet in lessons.
Implement many hands-on techniques to aid in student understanding.
Program in various languages including Basic, Pascal and HTML.
Taken and Taught online courses
Attended NCTM, MCTM and AP conferences
Facilitated district-wide staff development meetings
Leader of district Vertical Team
Member of district Curriculum Committee
Member of district book selection committee
Work Experience: Instructor, Kaplan University, March 2006-present. Responsible for teaching 10-week long adjunct math classes. Responsibilities include posting teacher-made materials, holding 1-hour online seminars as well as two office hours, and helping students understand mathematics. Served on committee to implement new Course Level Assessments and helped implement new Introduction to Discrete Mathematics Course. Asked to be member of curriculum task force and helped develop course level assessments used across the university.
Teacher, Pascagoula School District, Communy Avenue, Pascagoula, MS 39581, June 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009. Taught 2-week long math course in Summer Scholar program geared towards the enrichment of gifted elementary and middle school students. These courses included hands-on activities to show students the different uses and the enjoyment of mathematics.
Facilitator, University of Phoenix Online, May 2003-present. Responsible for facilitating 5-week long adjunct math classes. Responsibilities Includes posting teacher-made lectures to help guide students towards understanding the topics. Asked to be a subject matter expert to work with instructional designers for new quantitative analysis course.
Teacher, Pascagoula High School, 1716 Tucker Street, Pascagoula, MS 39567, January 1996-present. Responsible for teaching three ninety-minute classes per semester. Also responsible for installing, troubleshooting, upkeep of new grading software, as well as new internet-based application package and basic technical support. Also responsible for creation and upkeep of district curriculum Website.
Technical Staff, Planned Maintenance Center, 2170 Business Center Drive, Suite 17, Memphis, TN 38134-5626, May 1995-January 1996. Member of technical staff responsible for minor programming assignments, word processing assignments, help with upkeep of computer system, automation of a portion of the system, and basic technical support.
Instructor, University of Mississippi Mathematics Department, University, MS 38677, August 1994-May 1995. Full-time instructor responsible for the preparation and teaching of four classes with up to 52 students per class. Also assisted in the implementation of computer applications in two different pilot courses. Assisted in the development of handbook for incoming graduate assistants.
Graduate Instructor, University of Mississippi Mathematics Department, University, MS 38677, August 1992-May 1994. Responsible for the preparation and teaching of two classes including the making and grading of tests.
Cashier and parts sales, Auto Zone, Oxford, MS 38655, May 1992-August 1993, Pascagoula, MS 39567, May 1994-August 1994. Assisted in computer technical support, inventory control, daily and weekly paperwork, and helped customers at both the parts counter and the register.
Tutor, Delta State University Mathematics Department, Cleveland, MS 38733, September 1990-December 1991. Provided extra assistance to students in the understanding of college and high school mathematics.
Student Honors: American Mathematical Society, Delta Kappa Phi Educational honor society, member of Delta State wind ensemble, Phi Eta Sigma, Wilson and Eloise Davis Scholarship, Presidential Scholarship, Freshman Mathematics Award, and Who’s Who Among College Students
Teacher Honors: Selected as a member or leader of numerous committees by peers and administrators.
Selected as Teacher of the Year for 2003-2004 school year, National Coca Cola Distinguished Teacher 2006-2007, Star Teacher 2007-2008 and 2011-2012 School Years.
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