Tiffany Nix

Teacher

847-395-9438

tiffany.nix@chsd117.org

Notes
  • A Teachable Moment

    For me, there are many teachable moments in life. However, my favorite moment would have to be working with a student who really disliked history and never found it any fun. This student spent many days in the beginning of the year with her head down on her desk. She had made her mind up that she wasn't going to like my class. Through many long chats trying to get to know her, and also lots of really stupid jokes, slowly this student started to participate in class discussions. This student knew I was not going to give up on her learning, and she ended up loving the class and the content. It ended up being her strongest grade that year.

  • What ‘Ignite passion and discovery in every student’ Means to Me

    Ignite Passion and Discovery in Every Student to me means all of my students are engaged and find relevance in their studies. It means they are active participants in their own learning and have the necessary skills in life to be successful in whatever goals they set for themselves. I hope that in my class, their curiosity of history will guide their learning and encourage them to stay life-long learners.

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