Noyce Scholar Profile
Undergraduate major or graduate field of study: Mathematics Education
Subject area(s) and grade level teaching focus: High School Mathematics
Category of scholarship/fellowship:
Fifth year or post-baccalaureate Noyce scholar
Name of Noyce institution:
Current academic or teaching status:
High School Teacher at Georgetown High School with 1 Year of Experience
School and school district:
Georgetown High School, Georgetown, SC
I am a Noyce Scholar, a South Carolina Teaching Fellow and Eagle Scout. I have a Bacholors of Science from Newberry College.
Why do you want to teach:
I want to teach because I love to help students learn and see them succeed inside and outside of the classroom.
Describe a memorable teaching experience:
So far my best moment happened in a meeting with a former student. Another teacher asked if I would be be coming back to Georgetown next year. And the student looked at me and said “You better come back next year, I’ll be graduating next year and I want you to be there.”
What does the Noyce program mean to you:
The Noyce program has been a wonderful opportunity for me to grow as a teacher. The support and mentoring that I have received has been awesome. I would not be the teacher that I am without the Noyce program.