About Ms. Tami Pantel...
Position: Chemistry Teacher
Team/Department: Science Dept
Welcome to my class! I teach Chemistry, Honors Chemistry and IB Chemistry and believe a foundation in science is key for understanding our world! I work hard to make sure classes are accessible for all students with varied learning activities, structured and collaborative lessons and lots of opportunities for support.
My Education and Professional Background
I was born and raised in Arizona and grew up in Tempe. I am passionate about travel, teaching and working to make the world a better place for everyone!
I attended Arizona State University (Go Devils!) where I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering. I worked in the semiconductor engineering industry at Freescale and Intel before earning a Master’s degree in science education from Grand Canyon University. Teaching is my true career passion, and I absolutely love working at Chandler High! The CHS students and teachers are the BEST!!
My Educational Philosophy
I strive for a balance of positive relationships, purposeful lessons, high expectations and flexibility to create the best possible learning environment for my students. ALL students can learn, and my goal is to help students thrive as the unique individuals they are. “If you’re always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.” Maya Angelou