Noyce Scholar Profile
Undergraduate major or graduate field of study: Mathematics
Subject area(s) and grade level teaching focus: Algebra, grade 9
Category of scholarship/fellowship:
Name of Noyce institution:
California State University San Bernardino
Current academic or teaching status:
School and school district:
San Gorgonio High School, San Bernardino, CA
I come from a primarily Hispanic background. I am the first in my family to receive a Bachelor’s degree.
Why do you want to teach:
I want to teach because I see the value in education. I hope to encourage my students to see the same value.
Describe a memorable teaching experience:
The most memorable teaching experience I have had was when my students made me surprise birthday cards. This stood out in my mind because I saw their inner creativity and how much they cared.
What does the Noyce program mean to you:
The Noyce program has given me many valuable experiences that I will carry with me. I am grateful for the guidance and support I have received from this program.