About Steve Smith...
Position: Math Specialist
Hello Hartford Huskies! This is my first year at Hartford. Mr. Smith had taught 7th and 8th grade math at Santan Junior High since 2003 and, now, will be working as an elementary math specialist. I am originally from Chicago and I am Bears and Cubs fan. I am looking forward to a fantastic year here at Hartford.
My Education and Professional Background
Western Illinois University - BS Elementary Education
Northern Arizona University - Masters is Elementary Education Curriculum and Instruction
Grand Canyon University - Masters in Educational Administration
Taught 4th grade for 5 years in Illinois
Taught 7th and 8th grade math for 19 years at SJHS
My Educational Philosophy
All students have the ability to learn. All students deserve the opportunity to learn. As an educator, it is my job to foster positive relationships both emotionally and socially before the student can begin to achieve and reach their full potential.