extra-curricular activities are you in charge of?
I am in charge of High School Girls and Boys Cross Country as well as Middle School Boys Track.
years have you been teaching?
I have been teaching for 1 year.
taught at any other schools? If so, where did you teach and which subject(s)
did you teach?
No, this is the first school that I have taught at.
Where did you
attend college and which degree(s) do you have?
I attended college at Shawnee State University and I earned a Bachelor’s of Science with a concentration in High School Mathematics.
In high school what activities/sports were you involved in?
I was involved in Cross Country,
Track, FFA, Yearbook, Key Club, Honor Society, and a few other clubs.
Did you work prior to becoming a teacher? If so, where and for how long?
Teaching became my first full time
Do you have
another job after school or in the summer?
In high school I worked as a summer janitor for my school, and after I graduated I started working as a carpenter each summer.
What did you
always want to be when growing up?
For a long time growing up I wanted to
be a cowboy, but for some reason that never panned out.
What do you
enjoy doing in your free time?
In my free time I enjoy running,
working out, and playing cards. Euchre
is my favorite card game.
What do you
like most about Northwest?
The thing that I like the most about
Northwest is the staff and the students. I have felt welcome since my first day on staff.
do you want to give to your students?
The best advice that I can give a
student is to work hard to achieve your goals. Life can be tough and the best way to be successful in and out of school
is to work hard and be positive about the opportunities that you are given.
What are your favorite website links for your students?
Some of my favorite links are IXL and
YouTube. IXL gives the students chances
to work on an endless amount of problems related to class and YouTube allows
the students to have hundreds of math tutorials and different explanations on
concepts. Having websites like this give
the students an advantage that no other generation has had.
What is your favorite movie?
A Knights Tale
What is your favorite song?
Anything by Garth Brooks
What is your favorite vacation spot?