Noyce Scholar Profile
Undergraduate major or graduate field of study: Mathematics
Subject area(s) and grade level teaching focus: Mathematics, grades 6-12
Category of scholarship/fellowship:
Name of Noyce institution:
William Paterson University
Current academic or teaching status:
School and school district:
Observation-Hilltop Elementary School, Lodi NJ
I received my Associate’s Degree from B.C.C. in August 2009. I have been attending William Paterson since September 2009. I do not currently have any experience as a teacher, but I have been an Assistant Manager at West Marine in Lodi since June 2006. After completing my education, I will teach in a high needs middle or high school.
Why do you want to teach:
I want to teach for many reasons. The main reason is because I want to be a part of the growth and development of children.
Describe a memorable teaching experience:
N/A (have not yet observed classes or taught)
What does the Noyce program mean to you:
This is my first semester receiving the Noyce Scholarship. As of right now, it has helped me a great deal financially. As I get deeper into the program, I am sure there will be many more benefits to come.