Introduction: This is my 13th year of teaching 8th grade math and my 9th year of teaching Algebra. I graduated in Electrical Engineering from Brigham Young University and I received my Masters of Business Administration from Oklahoma State University. I spent 20 years as a Semiconductor Sales Engineer before making Education my second career.
My wife works at the Allen City Library. I have a daughter that finished her PhD in Electrical Engineering at the University of Michigan and is a professor at East Carolina University. I have a son that is graduated from Law School at Southern Methodist University. My youngest daughter graduated from Environmental Design at Texas A&M.
I have 6 grandsons.
Binder or 3 prong folder with pockets (preferred)
2 boxes of tissue for Advisory
*Algebra - Graphing Calculator (recommended but not required)
Can be: Texas Instrument: TI83/84/84+/84+ color
(*please discuss with Mr. Crookston first, we have loaner calculators)
Alternative calculators that will perform all the functions but will not be supported by the teachers:
TI Inspire Color (does not have TI84+ keypad)
Casio: 9750/9860 (low cost but with similar functions of TI83/84)