Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Mathematics Education, Purdue University Kenan Fellow 2017
I'm a husband, father (of 5), and grandfather (of 4) who also happens to be very passionate about helping students appreciate the beauty, complexity, and relevance of mathematics. It is my deeply held belief that all people can DO mathematics - there is no "math gene"!
FAMILY: Wife Debra, sons Will, Zach, Andrew, and Adam, and daughter Franki. And 4 grandchildren!
EDUCATION: B.S. in Math Education from Purdue University; M.S. in Mathematics and Math Education at ECU (in progress)
INTERESTS: Sports, reading, writing, cooking, traveling, music
Food - Pizza
Sports Team - Pittsburgh Steelers, Purdue Boilermakers
Music - Alt. Rock (Foo Fighters, Breaking Benjamin, Muse, 3EB, SoaD, etc)
Books - Stephen King, Tom Clancy, Dean Koontz, Stephen Donaldson, many others
FACTS of (possible) INTEREST:
- I served 5 years in the U.S. Army
- I've lived in Germany for about 5 years of my life
- I've at least passed through 33 of the 50 states
Even if it's currently online and virtual, I'm so glad to be working with students again!
The Covid-19 pandemic may still be with us, and we might be working virtually from home, but we have an exciting semester ahead of us in Honors Math 3!
I see familiar names on our rosters and I see new names on our roster. Regardless of whether or not you've done Math with Mr. Worley before, you can know that my greatest desire is to do everything possible to not only help you SUCCEED in our class, but to convince you that MATH is pretty AWESOME!
SCHEDULE for FALL SEMESTER
All of you have been assigned to either Block 1, 3, or 4. But we're not meeting face to face right now! So...
Our Current Daily Schedule:
7:00 AM Daily Check-In posted in your Google Classroom (complete by 4:30 pm)
9:00 AM Daily Video Lesson is posted in your Google Classroom
Daily Assignment is posted in your Google Classroom
11:00 AM Live Teaching Session 1 takes place through Google Meet
12:00 PM Office Hours
3:30 PM Live Teaching Session 2 takes place through Google Meet
4:30 PM Office Hours
If you or your parents need to contact me, the easiest way is through my school email.
Email me at email@example.com.
You can also leave a phone message for me by calling the school front office at 919-464-2314
A special called session of Johnston County Board of Education has been called for Monday, March 1, at 3:00 p.m. in the Evander Simpson Building in Smithfield. To comply with the Governor’s Executive Order, only the board members will be allowed in the boardroom. However, the open session portions of the meeting and all announcements will be accessible to the public via livestream.
Now more than ever, we are aware of the many different needs of our students and families. As we begin planning for the 2021-22 school year, we are seeking feedback from parents to gauge interest in establishing a Johnston County Public Schools Virtual Academy, as an alternative to the face-to-face instruction environment for students. We are asking for your input by completing an online interest survey.
Johnston County Public Schools has developed a detailed plan to mark senior milestones, including prom and graduation, while adhering to guidance from the Johnston County Public Health Department and the CDC in regards to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Online Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is Feb. 15-March 5. Full details are available on the Kindergarten Registration website.