Position:

Elementary Teacher

Grades:

Fifth and Sixth

Subjects:

Mathematics

Additional Roles & Responsibilities:

Student Council Advisory, Science Fair Advisory

About Mary Beth Abbey

Mary Beth Abbey is a dedicated teaching professional and collaborative grade level and cross-functional team leader, specializing in the facilitation of learning in multi-age environments. Her professional experience includes implementing integrated, standards-aligned curriculum which is effectively supported through differentiated instructional practices. Mary Beth serves as Foothills Academy Elementary’s Lead Teacher, Student Council Advisory Lead, and Science Fair Advisory Lead.

Education:

B.A. Education, Mathematics Specialization- University of Toledo
Masters of Educational Administration ┬áin progress – Grand Canyon University

Certifications/Endorsements:

Ohio Professional Teaching License K-8
Arizona Elementary Certificate K-8
Full SEI Endorsement
Mathematics Specialist K-8 Endorsement

The best thing about teaching: Making a difference through service to others.

If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be:

Why did you choose to become a teacher?
After spending fifteen years as a professional in the business community working strategic analyses and training adults in both manufacturing and corporate environments, I decided to shift my focus back to serving children.

Accomplishments
Current G.P.A. at GCU- 4.0. Being a role model as a life long learner. Raising two pretty cool kids with my wonderful husband, Bob. Just sayin’