Life of the School Podcast: The Podcast for Biology Teachers
About This Show
This is the podcast created by Biology Teacher Aaron Mathieu from Acton-Boxborough Regional High School in Massachusetts. Each episode, I will sit down with a different life science teacher and talk about his or her path to the classroom, work in the classroom, and hopes and dreams for the future.
Most Recent Episode
LOTS15 - Lee Ferguson
2 days ago
Lee is the lead AP/IB Biology Teacher at Allen High School in Allen Texas. Lee is a passionate advocate for public education and regularly works to improve teaching and learning of biology both in Texas and nationally. In 2009, she helped write the current Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for Biology. Lee received the Texas Outstanding Biology Teacher Award from the NABT in 2010. In 2012, Lee founded a professional learning community for AP Biology teachers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Lee is the incoming President for the Texas Association of Biology Teachers. Nationally, Lee has been an AP Reader for College Board since 2006 and has presented workshops at the NABT annual professional development conference. She is also a contributing author to the teacher's edition of the AP Biology textbook Principles of Life, 2nd edition. Lee also maintains the website, The Biology Space where she shares a wealth of classroom and other teaching resources. Lee earned her BA in Biology from Southwestern University in 1996 and her MAT in Science Education from the University of Texas at Dallas in 2008. You can follow Lee’s musings about science, teaching and life on Twitter @thebiospace.