PLNU graduate Leslee Howe (10) has been selected as a 2011 Math for America San Diego Noyce Fellow, according to Barbara Edwards, executive director of Math for America San Diego (MfA SD). Howe graduated with a B.S. degree in mathematics from PLNU. Now in its fourth year, MfA SD is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving mathematics education in San Diego County public secondary schools by providing financial and professional support to exemplary mathematics teachers.
“Leslee was chosen from a large and competitive applicant pool,” Edwards said. “We’re pleased she will be a part of a new corps of highly skilled math teachers committed to teaching in high need high schools in our region.” MfA SD is welcoming six fellows to the program this year.