Teaching Partners

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Quick Info: The teachers listed are points of contact for other teachers interested in bringing bioenergy and bioproducts concepts to the classroom
Teachers-Teaching-Teachers: If you have participated please consider becoming a contact

Overview

These past participants have agreed to serve as Teaching Partners – points of contact for other teachers interested in bringing bioenergy and bioproducts concepts to the classroom, hearing about the workshops, and sharing new ideas. Teaching Partners are the heart of our program! Contact a Teaching Partner if you have a question relating to bioenergy and bioproducts in your classroom.

Continuing our tradition of teachers-teaching-teachers – If you have participated in a BBEP workshop and would be willing to be listed here to assist other teachers seeking more information, please contact us. We just need your permission and some information.

Christine LaBruna

Christine LaBruna

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Christine teaches Math, Science and Technology at Seneca, Buffalo Public School #197, on the East Side of Buffalo, NY. Christine brings her enthusiasm to the classroom and other teachers in the BBEP workshops. "I have...
Xavier Henry

Xavier Henry

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Xavier Henry serves as an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, where he is also currently pursuing his doctorate in Engineering and Aviation Science. For the past 5 years, Xavier has been teaching...
Randall Dunkin

Randall Dunkin

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Randall Dunkin is a Science Teacher at North Adams High School in Seaman, Ohio. North Adams High School is a rural school of 483 students, located in Adams County, Ohio: home to The Great Serpent Effigy Mound and the...
Bob Clark

Bob Clark

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Bob Clark teaches HVACR, Industrial Maintenance, Electrical, Electronic Automated Systems, Energy, and Sustainability classes, most recently at Joliet Junior College in Joliet, Illinois, transitioning in 2013 to College...
Theresa Paredes

Theresa Paredes

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Theresa Paredes is a science teacher a Woodward High School, a rural school in the Toledo public school system, Toledo, Ohio. Theresa teaches Bio I, Environmental Science and Bio II. Theresa has been teaching for...
Uzma Zakai, Ph.D.

Uzma Zakai, Ph.D.

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Dr. Uzma Zakai, a visiting professor in Chemistry, has had a year and half experience teaching undergraduates in her position at Bluefield State College. The mission of Bluefield State College is to provide students...
Pengli Xiao

Pengli Xiao

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Pengli Xiao is a teaching assistant from Delaware State University, where she is also a graduate research assistant studying soil science and biometrics. Pengli's thesis title is: "Characterization and Upgrading of...
Michael Katz

Michael Katz

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Michael Katz is a pre-service science teacher, studying at Delaware State University. Michael is in the MAT (Masters in Teaching) Program and is a Graduate Assistant: NICE project. Michael's Undergraduate degree...
Magali Moreau

Magali Moreau

2013 Train-the-trainer program - Magali Moreau is a Research Associate at the Boyce Thompson Institute who holds teaching certificates from France in Chemistry and Physics. Magali is interested in science communication and wants to be a better educator...
Andrea Harpen

Andrea Harpen

2011 Train-the-trainer program - Andrea Harpen participated in the BBEP program at Cornell University in 2011. She is a chemistry and physics teacher with eight years teaching experience at Blanchester High School, a rural Title I eligible school...