Teach STEM
Science II 301
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Meet our STEM Teaching team at Central


Program Co-Directors

Jenny Dechaine - Science Education and Biology departments

Ian Loverro - Curriculum, Supervision and Educational Leadership department 

Faculty - Faculty from multiple departments participate in the STEM Teaching Program.


Master Teachers

Linda Graf joins our Teach STEM team with a love of learning and a passion to support students as they pursue teaching credentials.  Linda has over 25 years of teaching experience and brings a breadth of knowledge in best teaching practices.  She is excited to work in this growing field and looks forward to the opportunities to build relationships with the CWU community.


Darin Reynaud Knapp joins our Teach STEM team at CWU-Des Moines for fall 2019. She brings over 15 years of experience teaching math and science at the middle school level.  


Program Advisor 

Rachel George is a Central alumna and excited to be assisting students in her advisor role. Rachel has experience in teaching middle school math and working in the 4-H world before venturing back to Central. Go Wildcats!




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