Shannon Rawson
662-893-3344 ex: 257
Shannon Rawson

Hello! I will be your student's teacher for S.T.E.M.  I have taught 20 total years and previously nine years spent with Memphis City Schools.  My goal is to help your student engage in learning and think for themselves through meaningful hands-on activities.  My heart has always been in teaching. Therefore, I strive to be patient, kind and always encouraging!  Your student is my priority ~ every day!  If there is ever a time you need to contact me, feel free. Thank you in advance for your support! 

S.T.E.M. Units of Study
Unit 1 Orientation and Ethics  Safety, Learning Styles & Career Choices
Unit 2 Technology Literacy
Unit 3 The Design Process
Unit 4 Emerging Technologies
Unit 5 Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Unit 6 Sustainable Design and Technology
Unit 7 Power and Energy
Unit 8 Robotics Simulation
Unit 9 Financial and Economic Literacy
Unit 10 Workplace Skills: School to Career

Remind Text Updates
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2nd block Remind  Code:@2ndstem20
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I look forward to a rewarding year for everyone!  Mrs. Rawson

About the Teacher
Fast Facts:
Married for twenty-eight years to Todd Rawson.
Children: Zachary married to Dale- January 2018
Braden Senior at University of Memphis
Kyree- 8th Grade      Talia- 7th Grade   Baby M- foster to adopt (22 months)
Passionate follower of Jesus Christ!
Member of Longview Heights Baptist Church
Enjoy: family time, tennis, running, biking, tennis, reading, cooking & reading

Educational Facts:
BS from Memphis State 1992
Teacher of the Year – Memphis City Schools 1992
Nominated for Disney Teacher of the Year 1999
Taught 2nd – 6th with MCS for 9 years
Certified Technology Teacher w/ MCS
Trained in Integrating Math & Science w/ AIMS Foundation
Began teaching at DCMS in 2005-2012
Certified Gifted Teacher through Ole Miss 2007
Wal-Mart Desoto County Teacher of the Year 2007

Chick-fil-A Teacher of the Year 2019

** Began teaching at OBHS 2012**
Awarded Homer Skelton $10,000 Grant for Techonology at OB 2012
Launched NEW Earth/Space Course at OBHS 2012-2013
Teaching Intro. to Biology & Biology 2013-2014
S.T.E.M Instructor 2014-2020
To date… $36,000+ in FREE GRANT MONEY!!

Remind Feed

Class Documents

Hello students!  EverFi codes are still active and available!! Send me a Remind message if I need to get you log in information. If you DO NOT have access to Online Learning PLEASE contact me ASAP.  Several messages have been sent via Remind and School Status about access. 

May 4-15 Complete Everfi Marketplaces (5 Lessons)

April 20- May 1 Complete Everfi VENTURE (4 Lessons)

April 13-17 Complete Everfi Keys to Your Future (6 Lessons)

April 6-10 Complete Everfi Future Goals Math

March 25 - April 3 Complete Everfi Future Goals Science

**FUN Extras while you are at home.*

NASA STEM Link (Very Cool!)

Joke of the Day (Seriously MISS this!)

Ultimate STEM Guide (Check out HS links.)

CNN Top 10

RLC Options (Read something daily.)