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     Welcome to 

    Mrs. McCarthy's

    6th Grade Math Class

    Mrs. Teresa McCarthy
    teresa.mccarthy@smusd.org
    (760)290-2340 ext. 3506
    Room C206 
    SDSU Grad Photo   

    About Your Teacher:

    Mrs. McCarthy is...

    • ...a wife (16 years)
    • ...mother of a daughter (11th grade) and son (9th grade)
    • ...pet lover (2 dogs, 3 cats, & a surly bunny)
    • ...teacher (this is year 20)
    • ...and a lifelong learner (to infinity and beyond!)

    Education/Qualifications:

    • B.S. in Elementary Education/minor in Art from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1996 (Multiple Subject Credential; Supplemental Art)
    • Cal State University San Marcos credential program, 2006 (Special Education Credential and Cross-Cultural Language Acquisition and Development Credential)
    • M.A. in K-8 Mathematics from San Diego State University, 2016
    • University of California Riverside, 2017 (Supplemental Early Secondary Math Credential)
     
    Professional Memberships:
    • Secretary, GSDMC (Greater San Diego Math Council)
    • Member, CMC (California Mathematics Council)
    • Member, NCTM (National Council for Teachers of Mathematics) 
     
    "Office Hours" 
     
    Office Hours: Students schedule individual/small-group teacher help sessions in advance. Drop-in hours will be posted on the board outside the classroom.
     
    "Try Again Thursdays": (Because learning doesn't stop at a test. All students can learn the math given time, effort, and support.)
    Thursday 7:45-8:10 or Thursday 2:40-3:15
    *Students must have worked with the teacher on the assessed skill prior to coming in for a reassessment. Reassessments need to be scheduled in advance.  

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