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Linda Pond

  • Linda Pond
  • Lecturer
  • STEM Education & Professional Studies
  • 265 Va Beach Higher Ed Ctr
  • Virginia Beach, VA 23453
  • 757-368-4118
  • lpond@odu.edu
  • Graduate of College of William & Mary; earned masters in education from Old Dominion University; earned Gifted & Talented certification from University of Virginia. Virginia public school educator, grades 4-8, from 1988-2006. National AIMS trainer, grades 3-9, since 1992.
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 2002
    Major: Gifted Education
    Degree: M.S.Ed.
    University of Virginia, 2002
    Major: Gifted Education
    Degree: Endorsement
    College of William and Mary, 1987
    Major: Middle School Education 4-8
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    Integrative math, science, and technology education; Innovative pedagogical practices
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Gifted Education Certification
    Sponsoring Organization: VDOE
    Date Obtained: 2002-01-01
    Virginia Teacher License
    Sponsoring Organization: VDOE
    Expiration Date: 2011-12-31
  • 2005: Great Neck Middle School Teacher of the Year
  • 2004: Recognized by Jamestown High School Valedictorian
  • 2004: VBCPS Gifted Teacher of the Year, VBCPS
  • 2004: Virginia Association for Gifted Nominee
  • 2003: GNMS nominee for Teacher of the Year
  • 2002: Nominated for VBCPS Gifted Teacher of the Year
  • 2001: Tagged by VBCPS Superintendent
  • 1993: Daily Press Teacher of the Year, Daily Press
  • 1990: CESI National Muriel Green Award, CESI
  • 1982: Wmsbg/JCC Tennis Doubles Award Recipient
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research