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Featuring Stephanie Shellenberger Maurer Class of '09

 

Position: Mathematics Teacher
School:
PA Leadership Charter School (Cyber School)
Location:
Pittsburgh, PA
Graduate School:
Wilkes University
Graduate Program:
Masters in Educational Development Strategies
Information on Stephanie's graduate school experience

(Profiled: April 2013)

 

♦  How did you connect with this job opportunity?
♦  What attracted you to this position?
♦  What are the most gratifying aspects of your job?
♦  What has been/was your biggest challenge as a first-year teacher?
♦  How did your time at GCC prepare you for the teaching field?
♦  What advice would you give to a current pre-service teacher in order to better prepare for his or her future classroom?
♦  What job search tips would you give to GCC students?

 

How did you connect with this job opportunity?

PA Reap

 

What attracted you to this position?

Flexibility and permanent position

 

What are the most gratifying aspects of your job?

Reaching out to students who chose the cyber environment for their education.

 

What has been/was your biggest challenge as a first-year teacher?

Planning for a 90-minute period

 

How did your time at GCC prepare you for the teaching field?

It prepared me to teach engaging, creative lessons.

 

What advice would you give to a current pre-service teacher in order to better prepare for his or her future classroom?

Be creative and use technology!

 

What job search tips would you give to GCC students?

Keep your options open.  In this job market, you may need to sacrifice something - whether it's your dream job location, dream grade or dream school district.  Get your foot in the door and get some experience on your resume so you are more marketable for your future dream job.

 

 

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