Phone: 205-414-3800 x7608
Degrees and Certifications:
B.S., M.A. in Ed., Ed.S., University of Alabama at Birmingham Outstanding Secondary Education Student 1980, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Education Dean's Award 1980, AP Calculus Reader, National Board of Professional Teaching Standards certification 2001, USA Today All-USA Teacher Team 2001, RadioShack National Teacher Award 2001, Mountain Brook School System and District VI Secondary Teacher of the Year 2002, Presidential Award of Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching 2002, Ann Pritchard Award for Teaching Excellence 2008, INTEL Science Talent Search Teacher of Merit 2009, "Village Living" Best Teacher 2014, Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Joseph B. Whitehead Educator of Distinction Award 2019
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The summer project is required for both classes of students. BC Calculus students will be tested on it implicitly beginning with the test on Section B and throughout the school year. AB Calculus students will be tested on it explicitly during the first two weeks of school and throughout the school year.
- Be sure to read the directions carefully and print the sufficient graph paper needed for the appropriate parts.
- Be sure that you have a College Board approved calculator. The list is also on my web page.
- There are also two forms that need to be printed, completed, and brought the first day of school. You will be required to have a get acquainted session with me during the first week of school for students. Email me if you want to come BEFORE the first day of school for students to see if I am available during the time you want to come.
- You will need a binder for Baby (your workbook) (at least a 3” binder) the first day of school.