LOTS Episode 18: Ryan Reardon

Ryan Reardon is an IB Biology and IB Environmental Systems instructor at Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School (JCIB), in Birmingham, Alabama.  Ryan is a nationally recognized biology teacher who fiercely advocates for STEM education.  In 2016, Ryan was presented the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching(PAEMST).  Ryan has been interviewed on NPR’s “All Things Considered” about the adoption of new Alabama Science Standards in 2015.  Ryan has consulted with a variety of organizations providing resources to science classrooms.  This includes working with HHMI BioInteractive as a reviewer of classroom material including a collection of activities on Surveying Elephant Populations.  Ryan holds a B.A. in Biology from Rhodes College, and a M.S. in Biology from the University of Alabama. He is also a National Board Certificated Teacher (NBCT) in Adolescent and Young Adult Science Education with a concentration in biology. You can follow Ryan’s musings about biology teaching and life in general on twitter @trg_ryanreardon

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