Ms. Marie Wadas

WELCOME to My Science Site:

Marie 5 yrs. MidPlains (352x640) (227x301)

Ms. Wadas Receives certificate for 5 years of teaching dual credit classes- Medical Terminology and Anatomy & Physiology- for Mid-Plains Community College Aug. 2015

 

This site is for the benefit of my students and their parents/guardians.
Visitors to my classroom must check in the front office upon arrival.

     To contact Ms. Wadas: Call Arcadia Public Schools @ (308) 789-6522  E-mail: mnielsen@esu10.org

Master of Science & Mathematics in Education
University of Nebraska Kearney August 2002 (Ceremony -Dec. 2002)

Bachelor of Science in Education
Kearney State College December 1990
7-12 Endorsements: Biology, Earth & Space Science, Chemistry and 6-12 Endorsements: Health Sciences

Mid-Plains Community College Certificate of Appreciation: 5 Year Adjunct Faculty (Spring 2010 – 2015-16)

MIT Inspirational Teacher Award 2012-13

  • Presentor at NATS Fall Conferences
    Nebraska Academy of Science Teachers
  • Nebraska Association of Physics Teachers: Wind Turbine Competition Activity 2015 & 2017
  • 2001 HHMI Blending Elementary & Secondary Science
    HHMI NWU 2002 Howard

    MIT Award Presentaion

    MIT Award Presentaion

    Hughes Medical Institute Activities

  • 2003 Uses of A Digital Microscope
  • 2004 Safety Of Science Liability:Teacher Perspective & LAW:Administrator Perspective
  • Presenter at ESU 10 Kearney, NE:101 Ways I Use Technology in My D2 Science Room
  • Technology for the Science Classroom for NE Science Teachers: February 14, 2007
  • 9 Years of Technology in my Science Classroom Science 2.0 to Central NE Teachers: October 13, 2008
  • Science 2.0  to Central NE Teachers: October 13, 2008
  • Science 2.0  to Central NE Teachers: for the KICKS/LINKS Institute:     October 2009, February 3, 2010

Attended

  • UNL Women in Science Conference 2017, 2016, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009, 2008
  • ESU 10 Science Teachers Technology Sharing Session Science 2.0 February 25, 2009
  • University of Nebraska College of Engineering/Transportation Workshop and Curriculum Writer Summer 2007
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Workshop 2001
  • HHMI Summer Presentation to teachers 2002

WORK EXPERIENCE:          

Science Teacher       

  • Arcadia Public School 7-12 Science 9 yrs + Distance Learning: A&P, Med Term for Mid Plains CC credit, Science Olympiad Coach 5 yrs, Power Drive Sponsor 3 yrs, VEX Robotics Coach 2 yrs.
  • Elba Public School -6-12 Science 9 yrs, Science Olympiad Coach 9yr,  Coach: TK-3yrs
  • Wolbach Public School – 6-12 Science 1 yr, Science Olympiad Coach 1 yr
  • Ord High School-Math 3/4 yr Substitute, Science Olympiad Judge & Sponsor 2 yrs, Coach:VB,BB,TK-9yrs
  • Ord St.Mary’s – PE and Library 1 yr
  • Burwell High School – Math 1/4 yr
  • North Platte Public Schools – Substitute & Coach: VB, BB, BB,TK-1 yr

Hobbies

  • Walleye Fishing Tournaments
  • Photography
  • Camping
  • Country Western Dancing
  • Amateur Astronomy
  • Sporting Events
  • Watching Historic/Real/Educational Movies
  • Fine Dining
  • Nebraska Muzzle Loading Rifle Association Shoots/Activities

Latest Books

  • Historical/Native Americans/Nebraska Authors/Science or Space Topics
  • Nicolaus Sparks – Favorite Author
  • Galileo’s Daughter – Science Interest
  • The Energy Bus – Teacher Assignment

Children:

Brian: Inspired an Electric Power Drive Car Program 2 yrs. 2011-2013  Arcadia Class of 2014

 

MIT Teaching Award

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Teacher Award presented by daughter Hollie, MIT Class of 2015, Arcadia Class of 2011

Emmylou Doctor of OT

Katie Nurse