Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Derek Stephens

Derek Stephens is an experienced mathematics educator with nine years of teaching under his belt. He graduated from Jacksonville State University in 2014, where he completed his formal education and received his degree. Throughout his career, Derek has demonstrated a passion for teaching and a commitment to fostering a positive and engaging learning environment for his students. As an educator, Derek is known for his innovative teaching methods, creative lesson planning, and dedication to the academic success and personal growth of his students. He continuously strives to stay updated with the latest teaching strategies and technologies to enhance the learning experience in his classroom. Over the years, Derek has taught various subjects and grade levels, gaining valuable expertise and adaptability in catering to the needs of diverse student populations. His approach focuses on empowering students to become critical thinkers, problem solvers, and lifelong learners. Beyond the classroom, Derek actively participates in professional development workshops and conferences to expand his knowledge and skills in education. He also collaborates with fellow educators to exchange ideas and improve teaching practices collectively. Outside of his teaching responsibilities, Derek may engage in extracurricular activities, mentorship programs, or community involvement, reflecting his dedication to the holistic development of his students and the community around him.