Loretta (Lori) Marshall

Loretta (Lori) Marshall

STEM Teacher


Memorial Early College High School

Milestones

My road in life has taken me all over.
Entered the Alamo Colleges (SAC)
Worked full-time and went to school full-time...it was A LOT! I did that from my freshmen thru junior year.
I had to quit my senior year of college, because I just couldn't afford it anymore, and my parents refused to let me get student loans.
Life happened...
Almost 20 years after graduating high school, I went back to school to finish my undergrad.
I started teaching.
Went back to get my Masters of Education!!!

Education

High School
O. W. Holmes High School
Bachelor
Bachelor of Science in Business Management
University of Phoenix
Graduate
Educational Leadership
Concordia University-Portland

Career

STEM Teacher

I am the teacher for Robotics I & II, CyberPatriot, PIT, and Computer Programming I.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Technology
Education
Teaching / Mentoring

Day to Day

There is a lot of daily planning, grading, and making sure students are being successful.

Skills & Qualities Beyond School

Take ALL your experiences and learn from them. It may be something you learn from a customer service job, or a challenging work relationship, but learn from it! And always try to practice the Golden Rule.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for high school students

I would see if you can shadow a teacher for a few days. Make sure it's something you really like before you pursue your educational path.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

undergrad
Bachelor
Bachelor of Science in Business Management
graduate
Graduate
Educational Leadership

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"there is no way you will ever finish college. "

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation College Student