Jean Austin8th Grade - Civics and Economics
Professional Training:Virginia TechOld Dominion UniversityJean Austin earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Old Dominion University and her Master's degree in Educational Leadership and Instructional Services from Virginia Tech - Go HOKIES! She is currently teaching 8th Grade Civics with a great team of teachers and serves as the SALT for Social Studies at Harper Park. She is also the co-coordinatior for the Geography Bee and the 8th Grade field trip to Hershey Park. Prior to working as a Civics teacher at Harper Park, she worked as a History 6 and 7 teacher and as a English and Reading and even math and Algebra at Seneca Ridge Middle School.Mrs. Austin has been working at Harper Park since 2007. Both of her daughters went through Harper Park and she thinks that this is the best place to spend her days and evenings. She is looking forward to spending the year with your child and if you see her in the neighborhood, be sure to say Hi!
Course InformationIn addition to the Civics Notebooks, Schoology will house links to the class lessons, Learning Lab materials, Quizizz activities and Quizlet review materials.All class Quizzes and Check Points have a Quizlet or Quizizz review to accompany it.All Test have a study guide in the notebook and a Quizlet or Quizizz to accompany it.All projects listed in the notebook will be modified to accomodate Distance Learning.All Major Summatives will be okayed for Retakes.Schedule A1- Civics and Ecnonomics B5 - Civics and Economics A2 - Civics Planning B6 - Civics and Econoomics A3 - Civics and Ecnonomics B7- Resource A4 - Civics and Ecnonomics B8 - Civics and EcnonomicsThe Schoology Civics Folder will house class notes, vocabulary definitions, practice tests and Office Hours notifications under materials. You may also find this on the Banner at the top of my Schoology page.Homework is listed on my Schoology Civics Page. Most homeowrk will be addressed in the Learning Lab.Current GradesPlease Log into PHOENIX/ParentVue Contact Information Address:
701 Potomac Station Drive Leesburg, VA 20175