Professional BiographyLawrence WhartonScienceWelcome to Earth Science at Riverside High School! Mr. Wharton is an eleventh year teacher in Loudoun County and a Riverside Founding Faculty member who came to the science department after over thirty years in business. His business career included ten years with E.I. DuPont de Nemours,Inc. in a variety of financial services, supervisory and sales positions. He was also a small business owner for twelve years and left a ten year banking career to enter the field of education.He graduated from Shenandoah University's Career Switcher Program, and obtained a Masters of Business Administration (marketing-Loyola College, Baltimore, MD), and a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry and biology from Union College, Schenectady, NY. Outside interests include photography, motorcycles, scuba diving and travel. He is a co-sponsor of the Riverside Alumni Association and the Photography Club as well as being a PBIS Team Leader. and Riversside's Teacher Lead Mentor."The cure for boredom is CURIOSITY. There is no cure for CURIOSITY." Dorothy Parker"Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground." Theodore RooseveltDo not go where the path may lead,Go instead where there is no path,And leave a trail. Ralph Waldo EmersdonExtra help is routinely available- Monday-Thursday from 4:15pm to 5:15pm. Please contact Mr. Wharton by e-mail if additional help beyond this time is needed.Please see my Phoenix class website for details on daily activiites. My Earth Science curriculum for the year is in Vision (enrollment details and link are on my Phoenix class website).Thank you for the privilege of having your student in my class!
My 2018-19 Schedule:
1st Research Earth Science 5th Planning 2nd Earth Science- Academic 6th Research Earth Science 3rd Department/Team Common Planning 7th Research Earth Science 4th Planning/ Duty 8th Earth Science- Academic Course Information Gradebook & Class PageNHS Tutoring Request PagePhoenixNHS Department Grading Policy Department Reassessment policyco-sponsor - Photography Club