Math Teacher (11th)
Ms. Ortony is a 11th grade math teacher and advisor. She has a B.S. in mathematics from the University of Illinois, M.A.T in Mathematics Education from Western Governors University, a Master’s level certificate in Gifted Education from Northwestern University, and some work towards a PhD in Computer Science from Northwestern University. She has been teaching math since 1997 including at the University of Illinois and Northwestern University. She has a Professional Educator’s License in Illinois with endorsement in Secondary Mathematics, and Learning Behavior Specialist 1. She is also a National Board Certified Master Teacher in Adolescence and Young Adulthood Mathematics. For the past 15 years she has been leveraging the power of technology to improve student outcomes as a classroom teacher.