"I began teaching in 1994 taking a job teaching 8th grade Science. I was fortunate enough to attend a Science presentation given by the University of Alabama that made learning science FUN!! My district allowed us to try it at the 8th grade level and it worked so well it was implemented in all grades 6-8. I was then assigned to teach Gifted Studies grades 6-8. As the content was American and World History I really enjoyed teaching the classes. I also taught one year of 8th grade English. I was of"