GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 19, 2017) – Allison Pfeifle, a senior math education major at Bob Jones University, serves as a student teacher this semester at Riverside High School in Greer.
Pfeifle, a resident of Mentor, Ohio, teaches Algebra 2 and Geometry for five high school classes with about 130 students. Some of her responsibilities include planning semesters, units, and lesson plans; developing, grading, and analyzing assessment data; interacting with parents, colleagues, and administrators; and performing routine non-academic duties such as homeroom, detention duty, and lunch duty.
“I have been a double-major during the last three years at school, studying both math and music education,” says Pfeifle. “My student teaching has been inspiring, and my mentor teacher has been very supportive. As I hoped, the experience has reminded me why I chose education