Empowering students with language-based learning differences
Amy Burgener, high school math teacher, earned a B.A. in Mathematics and the Integrated Science Program at Northwestern University and an M.A.T. in secondary mathematics education at American University through the Math for America DC program. She has experience teaching math from 8th grade to 12th grade at public charter and independent schools in the DC area. She comes most recently from Montgomery College where she earned an Excellence in Teaching recognition. In her free time, Amy enjoys math puzzles, sewing, and baking.
Why I Teach At Siena: because every day I get to consider the true essence of mathematics beyond procedures. I get to foster and see mathematical thinking flourish in all its forms.