Degrees and Certifications:
M. Ed. from USC (2021), M. Ed. from Clemson (2019). BA from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY.Initial teaching certification for grades 7-12 Math in New York State and South Carolina.
Mr. Richard Ball III
Class Instagram: @YungPythagorasB
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Hello all! My name is Richard Ball, and I am excited to be your teacher this upcoming school year.
I am in my sixth year at North Augusta High School. I am North Augusta's 2022-23 Teacher of the Year. I am from Buffalo, NY. I am certified to teach Mathematics in both New York State as well as South Carolina, and AP Stats. Regarding my teaching experience, I've taught Geometry, Intermediate Algebra, Algebra I, Algebra II, Discrete Math, and Freshman Success at NAHS. I have also won First-Year Teacher of the Year for NAHS.
These courses will help one develop logic reasoning in a linear fashion, formulate critical thinking skills, and connect mathematics to real-world applications. I look forward to a great year!
My Schedule is as follows:
Per 1: Discrete Math
Per 2: Discrete Math
Per 3: Algebra 1 CP
Per 4: Discrete Math
Per 5: Discrete Math
Per 6: Algebra 2 Honors
Per 7: Planning
I have a Masters from Clemson University and USC. I am currently working on my Doctorate as well.
I am looking forward to returning in the fall, I have enjoyed this school year and excited about professional learning this summer, as well as meeting my new students in the fall. You can find this past school years Syllabus for Discrete on the left, as it will be somewhat similar this upcoming year. The supply list is also on the left.