The Knowles Teaching Fellows Program is a wonderful opportunity for new math and science educators to collaborate with other teachers and receive supports that will transform them into practitioners of inquiry. I have chosen to work with Knowles to be a part of this wonderful experience and to help mentor new teachers.”

Verita’s Story

Verita has been in the field of education for 21 years as a secondary math teacher, instructional coach, and mentor teacher. She believes all students can learn math with a little tender love and care. Verita strives to accelerate the mathematical growth of students by applying the knowledge she has accumulated from teaching, leadership experience, professional development, and education.  

Verita has a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and a Master of Arts in education with a concentration in secondary mathematics. She is also endorsed as a mathematics instructional specialist for grades four to nine.