Sandra L. Yarema, Ph. D., is an assistant professor in the College of Education, Teacher Education division at Wayne State University. She is responsible for instructing courses in Science Education, including Biology and Physical science content, and Curriculum and teaching methods for elementary science teachers. Sandra is also adjunct faculty at Lawrence Technological University, responsible for instructing on-line graduate courses for practicing teachers working toward science certification. Sandra was a graduate of the charter class of the Master of Science Education Program, earning her Master of Science Education at Lawrence Technological University in 1999.