Payton Blankenship

I am a senior Biology Education major, seeking a secondary licensure. I discovered my passion for science while taking AP Biology. To this day it is the hardest class I have ever taken, because I was challenged to learn about life in more ways than one. My AP Biology teacher was integral in my personal growth and I hope to influence my future students in a similar way.

Location

TN

Affiliation

Carson-Newman University

Recent Posts by Payton

Tue Sep 01, 2015 7:59 PM in First Day of School Science Activities
The First Day of School is a nerve-racking experience for many students because they do not know what to expect from classes and teachers. Therefore, I find it important to give students a snapshot of how the class works. For teachers implementing inquiry-based learning practices, they need to demonstrate to students that they will never know what to expect in class, because they are in control of...