• Welcome to AP Physics 1 & AP Physics C!
     
    General Info: 
    - I studied Biomedical Engineering at Tulane University (Degree: BSE)
    - I studied Secondary Science Education at American University (Degree: MAT)
    - I studied STEM Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Houston (Degree: M.Ed.)
    - I am currently a fellow with Rice University for Inquiry Science Teaching (https://rice.app.box.com/s/jgfm6bn9k6m85siggbumkrzimwpby1m5)
    - I am also currently a fellow with the University of Houston for STEM Teaching and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy (http://www.uh.edu/education/cuin-stem/)
    - I started teaching in August of 2008 (Teach for America, DC Corps)
    - I taught Environmental Science at Ballou Senior High School in DC Public Schools
    - I taught Chemistry (on level, Pre-AP and AP) and Physics at KIPP Houston High School & KIPP Sunnyside High School
    - I started teaching at Carnegie in August of 2017
    - I earned the Ernest and Sarah Butler Award for Excellence in Science Teaching in 2018
    - I earned the Excite Award from the MIT-Lemelson Foundation in 2015
     
    Other Things:
    - I am from San Antonio
    - I have an English Bulldog named Rutherford...and he's amazing
    - I play the violin and soccer
     
    Clubs I Sponsor:
    - Women in Science & Engineering (WISE) - cvhswiseclub@gmail.com
    - Science National Honor Society - sciencenhscvhs@gmail.com, https://cvhssciencenhs.weebly.com/
    - Physics Olympiad - cvhsphysicsolympiad@gmail.com
     
     
     
    Ms. Wakefield