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 andTechnology
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
Text a message to #81010 and join your student's class updates with the following codes.
1st block Remind Code:@rawson18
2nd block Remind Code:@rawson 2018
3rd block Remind Code:@srawson18
I look forward to a rewarding year for everyone! Mrs. Rawson
Married for twenty-six years to Todd Rawson.
Children: Zachary married to Dale- January 2018
Braden Sophmore at University of Memphis
Kyree- 7th Grade Talia- 6th Grade
Passionate follower of Jesus Christ!
Member of Longview Heights Baptist Church
Enjoy: family time, tennis, running, biking, tennis, reading, cooking & readin
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
** 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 2014-2018
To date… $34,000+ in FREE GRANT MONEY!!