||Private, College Preparatory, All Girls Catholic (Dominican) High
||11% Asian or Pacific Islander
76% All others
and Algebra 2
|Student ability range
||Students are admitted partly based on test scores, so most students are
middle- to high-ability. In addition, students are grouped into honors and
regular sections for mathematics. The Algebra 2 class in the video is middle- to high-ability.
||Support the NCTM Standards.
Texts: Algebra I & II: Integration, Application, and Connections; Glencoe
|Technology used in class
||Computers (web, spreadsheets, & software like Sketchpad for demonstrations),
TI-83 Graphing Calculator required,
Program to be implemented 2000-2001 school year for all incoming freshwomen.
|No. years teaching experience
||14 years in urban middle schools, 8 years at Saint Agnes
||Master Teacher for GirlTECH
'96, '97, '99;
email, web page creation, teach web page design classes to area educators;
Technology Team at Saint Agnes Academy
Teach web page design classes to area educators;
Web-Site Team at Saint Agnes Academy
||Be the best teacher I can personally be.
||Susan has been recognized for the following:
her work with girls in the book by Roberta Furger in Does
participates in the Park
City/Institute for Advanced Studies Mathematics Institute,
presented at SuperComputing '96
ENC's 1996 Hard Drive Cafe.
She was selected in '96 to be a Teacher Advisor at the AAUW Teacher Institute.
Roosevelt Fellow awarded by the American
Association of University Women(AAUW)
GIFT (Growth Initiative for Teachers) Fellow. This fellowship is awarded
to teams of one math andone science teacher to develop and implement an innovative integrated
math and science curriculum.