Newton-Conover High School

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Phone number: 828-465-0920  ext. 1117                           Room number: 117
Email: mike.allen@n-ccs.org                Planning:  Sem 1: Per. 2,      Sem 2: Per 3

Tutoring: Room 117
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
Before school  7:00-7:30 am
After school  2:40-3:30 pm

I was once asked why I like math so much.  I replied: "I take great comfort in mathematics."
The person was obviously surprised, stating that my answer was strange.
I said: "Not really.  Mathematics is the one place where there is a correct answer and if I know what I'm doing and do it correctly, I'll arrive at that correct answer.  That to me is comforting."

Degrees:
B.A. Mathematics (with a minor in education)  SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
M. Ed.  Mathematics Education   SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
 
Certificate:
Academically and Intellectually Gifted (A.I.G.) Add on Certificate  UNC Charlotte

Experience: (25 Years)
2008 - Present:  Newton Conover High School, Newton, NC
1988 - 2008: New Bedford High School, New Bedford, MA
1995 - 1998: Piper High School, Sunrise, FL
1993 - 1995: SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1992 - 1993: Santiago Christian School, Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
 

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