Early Childhood Education

Michael Walker

Title

Visiting Instructor: Science

Discipline

Science Education

Educational Background

Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Michigan University, 1976, Biology major, Chemistry minor

Master of Science degree from Michigan State University, 1982, Biological Sciences

 

I am...

I am a science teacher with 34 years experience teaching all areas of science in middle school and high school.  I have also been a nature guide at the Forest Hill Nature Area since 2010.

Rank

Visiting Instructor

My career at Alma began in

2012

My expertise:

My expertise is helping students make connections between the various fields of science and between science and society.  By integrating the sciences and making these connections, students can construct their own scientific knowledge.

Signature course(s):

Basic Physical Science, PSC 101; Physical Science Concepts, PSC 380