Title: Math Instructor
Introduction: Ms. Heather Eckman was hired to serve as PDCCC’s new math instructor She tills the role vacated by retiring long-time math instructor Calvin Holt. Before joining PDCCC Full-time. Ms Eckman worked With the Franklin City School District where she taught Algebra I. Geometry, Algebra ll Advanced Mathematics. Dual Enrollment Pre-Calculus, Computer Mathematics, Dual Enrollment Calculus, Algebra Functions & Data Analysis and Economics & Personal Finance. She
also served as Department Chair, and assisted with devising a plan to re-mediate students who required additional mathematics help Additionally she served as an Adjunct Mathematics Professor at PDCCC before recently joining the college full-tune In her role at PDCCC Ms Eckman will provide instruction m areas, including mathematical concepts, techniques, and applications. She also will be responsible for preparing and delivering lectures and leading classroom discussions, as well as mentoring students to help them achieve their educational goals and objectives. Ms. Eckman provides leadership for the PDCCC grant-funded Math Academy initiatives as well She graduated from Nazareth College of Rochester with a BA in Mathematics and she attained her Master of Science degree from State University of New York at Fredonia in Mathematics Education.