Ms. Apgar has been teaching in Hillsborough County for 22 years-all 22 years at Ferrell Girls Preparatory Academy (formerly Middleton Middle School and Ferrell Middle School). She earned National Board Certification in 2005, scored for National Boards for the two summers that followed, and renewed certification in 2014. Ms. Apgar holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics Education, as well as a Master of Instructional Technology degree from the University of South Florida. Ms. Apgar is certified in Math 6 – 12 and Middle Grades Math 5 – 9, and also has her Gifted Endorsement. Along the years, Ms. Apgar has helped write and implement Geometry content training through the ACE and Promise grants, and helped write various mathematics curricula for the last two summers.
Categories: Classroom Management, Demonstrating Knowledge of Resources & Technology (1D), Engaging Students in Learning (3C), Establishing a Culture for Learning (2B), Instructional Technology, Managing Classroom Procedures (2C), Managing Student Behavior (2D), Mentoring NBCT Candidates, Model Classroom, Middle, Technology Training
Krista Fielder is currently the Reading Resource Teacher at Webb Middle School. She is National Board Certified Middle Childhood Generalist November 2002-2022. She has taught 2nd-8th grades in all subjects since 1993 in Hillsborough County. She earned her Master’s Degree from USF in Adult Education in 2003. She represented HCPS as a presenter at the NSDC conference in Washington, D.C. for NBPTS on Urban Systemic Change. Ms. Fielder was elected Teacher of the Year at Webb Middle School for the 2012-13 school year.
Categories: 1:1 Computers, Behavior Management, Character, Classroom Community, Communications, Cooperative Learning, Demonstrating Knowledge of Students (1B), Model Classroom, Middle