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Mrs. April Bernier
Hi! My name is April Bernier and this is my eleventh year teaching. I grew up in Rhode Island and earned my Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences from Smith College in 2006. I taught for six years in Rhode Island before moving to North Carolina in 2015. Since then, I have taught at Johnston County Early College Academy, Innovation Academy, Wake Early College of Health and Sciences, and Riverwood Middle School. Now I am excited to be part of the science department at Clayton High School!
My approach to teaching is student-centered, open-ended, and focused on critical thinking and creativity. It is important to me that my students learn not only science facts, but also how to think like scientists. I also work hard to make sure students understand the real world applications of each topic we study. Finally, I try to give my students as much control over their learning and achievement as possible.
When I'm not teaching, I enjoy reading, biking, woodworking, camping, and spending time with my family.
Please feel free to contact me by email: email@example.com
Course Schedule (Fall Semester 2019):Advisory Schedule:
Additional information, announcements, and assignments can be found on Google Classroom (codes will be provided to students in class) and on my Google Sites:
Earth & Environmental Science - https://sites.google.com/johnston.k12.nc.us/chs-ees-bernier/home
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The Johnston County Education Foundation has changed its grant process from a three cycle a year process, to a once a year process. The grant deadline will now be November 15th each year and Grant Patrol will be held on the first Wednesday of December.