The Blog of a
High School Math Zombie...
I mean Teacher.
My name is Mrs.Frerich!
...and I'm now a MASTER teacher! ...HA! Yeah...just kidding! I teach Algebra I at a local high school in Tempe, Arizona. I graduated from Western Governors University TWICE! I graduated in May 2018 with a B.A.
I am married to a fantastic gentleman named Hunter whom I met at A&P school, and we now have two crazy kiddos, Selene and Leon. When we get a little free time (my husband and I both work A LOT), we like to go do anything outdoors-y. We LOVE taking the littles to the zoo whenever we get a chance, and we are
in Mathematics, and then again in January 2021 with a an M.A. in Mathematics Education for Middle Grades. So, yeah, I'm a WGU Night Owl through and through. Before taking the jump into teaching, I actually went to
Tulsa Technology Center to get an Airframe and Powerplant certification (in layman's terms, I went to school to be an aircraft mechanic), and hope to eventually get my pilot's license, so I have aviation in my blood, too.
HUGE nerds! We play video games together, love Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, and anime/manga. So yeah...pretty nerdy up in our house.
character. My real goal as a math teacher isn't really just to teach Algebra. It's to
teach my kids problem solving, which is the real thing they'll use in life.
Everything else? Well, I'm discovering the
Mayhem as I go! ;)
As far as teaching (oh yeah, that is what this blog is about, isn't it?), I'm a lifelong learner. I am striving to become a master of classroom management, and ideally to teach my students not just about math, but about life and having good
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