My Name is Mr. Higginbotham. I'm the 6th grade math teacher at DCSM. I want all my students to be successfull in the 2017-2018 school year! I'm going to have a great time getting to know you guys this year, but here are some things about me that may help you in my class.
I have taught for over 10 years in the states of Georgia and Florida. I worked for Verizon in Alabama. I played Collegiate Baseball at Chipola Junior College and Collegiate Soccer at North Greenville University while studying to become a teacher. I have a coach's mentality mixed in with my teaching style. I am married going on 7 years and I have 3 children (All Girls)... I am also a SEMINOLES and a CUBS fan! I love math and after you have been in my class I hope that you would love math too.
I Believe Statements:
1) I believe anyone who wants to succeed in math can find success if he or she will:
*Do everything you can to learn the processes of math
*Practice what you learned in class at home
*Keep a Math Interactive Notebook
*Develop the GRIT within them to preserve to reach their goals.
2) I Believe no one:
* Is a failure without his or her own choice... We all make mistakes, its what we do after a mistakes that helps us grow as a person!
3) I believe everyone:
* Learns in different ways
* Benefits from small groups
* Needs authentic positive relationships because we were not meant to do life alone,..
"One bad choice in life can cost you, everyday you have to make good choices" - Jimbo Fisher
"Talent is what your capable of, attitude determines how well you do it" - Jimbo Fisher
"Trust the process, the results will come" - Jimbo Fisher