ISTS Election for Secretary

DeEtta Andersen Candidate Biography

Eric Hall

DeEtta Andersen has been a science teacher for over thirty years, teaching all science disciplines to middle and high school students. She completed her Ph.D. in Education this year with an emphasis in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment. In 2015, she was awarded the Excellence in General Science Teaching award by the Iowa Academy of Science. She is active in her field, presenting STEM activities at local, state, and national conferences. Currently, she serves on the NSTA Reports advisory board. Her research has focused on the effects of teacher evaluation and the professional development practices of Iowa science teachers. She teaches at Center Point Urbana High School.