Tamieka Grizzle

I am a driven K-5 STEM Lab Teacher at Harmony Leland Elementary, a Title I school in the Cobb County School District in Georgia. After being in the classroom for 10 years, I initiated the current STEM lab at my school. I am a passionate educator who holds my students to a higher standard despite their socio-economic disparities. I was the recipient of the 2016-2017 Cobb STEM Distinguished Educator Award, top winner, which is designed to recognize exceptional K-12 teachers in the Cobb County School District who have made a commitment to meaningfully implement STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in their classroom. Additionally, I served as an educational consultant for organizations such as Georgia Public Broadcasting, Smithsonian Teacher Created Materials, and served on the Cobb County School District Science Assessment Development Team. I am an alumnae of the Cobb Education Consortium and the Cobb Teacher Leadership Academy STEM Division. I currently serve on th

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GA

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Recent Posts by Tamieka

Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:20 AM in Looking for STEM lesson advice!
Below is a link to an example of a STEM lesson. The format is what our school district uses: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1CHvBMtyddcuCk-yEljpvI-22_og6O9tc/view?usp=sharing

Thu Aug 23, 2018 7:57 AM in STEM as a "special"??
Hello Brenda, I created the STEM specials teacher position at my school three years ago. I am still learning the ropes, but have settled on how I want to run my STEM lab. The first year I tried to implement STEM Challenges, but in the end found out it was difficult to acquire materials for approximately 700 students! In my second year, I began implementing a lot of coding and robotics and spen...