• Dr. Cox is the instructor for 6th-grade Vanguard Science.  
    Teaching Philosophy: Emphasize basic concepts to build a strong foundation for employing higher-order thinking skills and applying scientific method..
    Background Information:
       Sixteen years teaching middle school science for HISD. 

       Ten years teaching 6th-grade science at T.H. Rogers.

       Holds degrees in  Microbiology (BS) , Pathogenic Microbiology (MS); and Genetics (Ph.D.).

       Work experience in biochemistry, environmental science, and microbiology in the academic, private and government sectors.