Aloha Kakou! E Komo Mai!
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"Learning without thought is perilous, but teaching without thought is a waste of time."
BS Developmental Psychology - University of Hawaii at Manoa
BA Elementary Education / Special Education K-12 - Graceland University
MEd Literacy - Chaminade University of Honolulu
MSEd Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment - Walden University
EdD, Administrative Leadership for Teaching and Learning - Walden University
This is Dr. Puryear's 14th year as a teacher at Manasquan High School.
Dr. Puryear is not new to teaching. She previously taught for 6 years, at Kalani High School in Aina Haina, Hawaii, and at August Ahrens Elementary School in Waipahu, Hawaii. Prior to joining the Hawaii State Department of Education as a full-time teacher, she was a substitute teacher for 2 years in Iowa, Missouri, and Washington State. She is highly qualified (Praxis), in Biology and General Science and through coursework in Spanish.
Dr. Puryear is an active member of the National Education Association (NEA), American Education Research Association (AERA), and the Pi Lambda Theta International Honor Society - Hawaii Chapter.
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