University of Delaware (Math Education B.S.)
I have been teaching Mathematics for forty-nine years! I have taught 1st thru 12th grade - beginners to adults - elementary to high school levels. I taught elementary for ten years in Delaware. Three of my years there were spent working with a slow learner group in a transitional grade called 3-4. While I was in Delaware, I spent two summers in a math workshop and created a math curriculum for K - 6th grade.
When I moved to Pennsylvania, I substituted in the Allentown, Bethlehem and Parkland School District. I was employed by Lehigh County Community College in their adult pre-vocation classes. I also taught mathematics at Holy Child School in Bethlehem. For the last thirteen years I have taught high school mathematics, first at Buxmont Academy for eleven years and now at Vision Quest Academy.
I also have taught swimming for fifty-three years, from beginners to national champions. I taught swim teams in Delaware for fourteen years. When I moved to Pennsylvania, I was the Aquatics Director and head coach of the Allentown Y.M.C.A. swim team . During that year, the 10 &; under boys freestyle relay broke the 200 yd. National Record with a time of 1:56.
Over the past 32 years I have worked for the following clubs : Lehigh Valley Aquatic Club, Boys Club, Macungie Swim Team (27 years), Emmaus Aquatic Club (9 years), West End Racquet Club (15 years), and presently the J.C.C. for 7 years. I hold three World Records in Mater Swimming and I love the sport! I have been teaching Mathematics for forty-nine years! I have taught 1st thru 12th grade - beginners to adults - elementary to high school levels. I taught elementary for ten years in Delaware. Three of my years there were spent working with a slow learner group in a transitional grade called 3-4. While I was in Delaware, I spent two summers in a
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I am certified to teach elementary school in both Delaware and Pennsylvania. I taught elementary school for ten years in Delaware. During that time, three of my years were spent working with slow learners in a transitional grade called 3-4. When I moved to Pennsylvania, I got my certification and substituted for a while and taught at Holy Child School.
I have certification for teaching high school in Pennsylvania for mathematics. I have taught high school mathematics for the last thirteen years. From 2002 to 2013 I taught at Buxmont Academy. From 2013 to 2015 I have been teaching at Vision Quest Academy. I teach 7th thru 12th grade: Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2(with linear equations), and Pre-Calculus.
I have been coaching and teaching swimming for 53 years. I have three world records in master swimming. Many of my former students hold national records and have gotten full scholarships to college. I am still actively coaching and teaching swim lessons.