JENNIFER DIDECH

Teacher, Grade 6 Math

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I grew up in Buffalo Grove and went to Twin Groves! I went on to Stevenson and then to University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. I graduated Magna Cum Laude and with Distinction from the Department of Mathematics with a degree in Mathematics, Psychology, and Secondary Education, as well as being part of the James Scholar honors program. My concentration in Psychology was in the cognitive field, which includes learning, memory, problem solving, insight, and creativity.

Expertise
Mathematics and Psychology (Cognitive)

Year Started
2011

Degrees
B.A. in Mathematics, Psychology, and Secondary Education from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Master's Degree in Teacher Leadership from University of Illinois at Springfield

Master's Degree in Educational Policy and Leadership from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Professional Interests
Education, Mathematics, Psychology, History, Technology

Awards
Graduated Magna Cum Laude; Graduated with Mathematics Department Distinction; James Scholar Honors Program; Certified for Mathematics 6-12, Social Studies 6-12, Science 6-8

Experience
Classes taught at Twin Groves: 6-7th Grade Math, Social Studies, Options, Study Skills