About NOVA Education

NOVA Education tailors NOVA's digital resources for educators in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Our free educator library is produced according to teaching standards and includes videos, audio segments, lesson plans, and interactives designed to facilitate effective classroom integration. Please let us know how we're doing and what you might like to see. NOVA Education is committed to creating digital learning resources that work for you.


Ralph Bouquet Ralph Bouquet
NOVA Labs Outreach Coordinator, NOVA
Ralph is the NOVA Labs Outreach Coordinator and is responsible for working with educators and partner organizations to grow and support NOVA Labs' educational community. Before NOVA, Ralph taught high school biology and chemistry in Philadelphia and later developed web and mobile apps with the Canary Calendar team. Ralph received his B.A. from Harvard and focused on secondary science methods and urban education while working towards his M. Ed. from UPenn.
Daryl Choa Daryl Choa
Production Assistant, NOVA
Daryl is the NOVA Education Production Assistant and is responsible for developing new educational content and managing NOVA Education's social media platforms. Daryl received her B.S. in Biology and Psychology from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where she worked as an intern at the Massachusetts Academy of Sciences and mentored students in the Engage in STEM program.


The NOVA Education team is always looking for educators who would like to test our resources and provide us with feedback. If you would like to join the NOVA Education Advisory Board, please email NOVAeducation@wgbh.org for more information.

Brian Acheson
Robert Argent
Rebecca Audette
Vaidy Bala
Kathy Biernat
St. Mary's Visitation, Elm Grove, WI
Mary Lou Blanchette-Smith
Charles H. Barrows STEM Academy, North Windham, CT
Ann Blythe
Alan B. Shepard Middle School, Deerfield, IL
Thomas Bogen
Gregory Borman
Todd Bradley, Ph.D.
Indiana University Kokomo, Kokomo, IN
Ann Brown
STEM Early College High School, San Antonio, TX
Kristy Butler
Forest Hills Central High School, Grand Rapids, MI
Mike Buttitta
Linwood Middle School, North Brunswick, NJ
Gary Carmichael
Betty Cavanaugh
Jay Cercle
Adams Central Public Schools, Hastings, NE
Nicoline Chambers
West High School, Torrance, CA
Mary Chmielecki
Qualters Middle School, Mansfield, MA
Anna Cotton
Martha's Vineyard Regional High School, Oak Bluffs, MA
Pamela DeWerff
Taylorville Jr. High School, Taylorville, IL
Vincent Dionisio
Hillside High School, Hillside, NJ
Tracey Lou Dodrill
Cocopah Middle School, Scottsdale, AZ
Nancy Doucimo-Garcia
Charlton Middle School, Charlton, MA
Dorothy Dwyer
Groton-Dunstable Middle School, Groton, MA
Susan Evens
Olga Feingold
Thompson Island Outward Bound
Brandy Freitas
Science Club for Girls, Cambridge, MA
Nancy Gifford
Monomoy Regional Middle School, Chatham, MA
Caroline Goode
Goode STEM Learning, Buzzards Bay, MA
Lee Graves
St. Francis High School, St. Francis, MN
Shari Litch Gray
Regis College
Phoebe Griffith
The Mead School, Stamford, CT
Mary Ann Group
Spring-Ford High School, Royersford, PA
Maryann Hanley-Pereira
Milford High School, Milford, MA
John Heasley
Richland Center High School, Richland Center, WI
Margaret Holzer
Chatham High School, Chatham, NJ
R.M. Hungate
Lee Middle and High School, Lee, MA
Jennifer Joiner
Kittredge Magnet School, Atlanta, GA
Caitlin Kantor
Gateway Public Charter High School, San Francisco, CA
Barry Knight
Boiling Springs High School, Boiling Springs, SC
Ann Kohler
Leisa Kolberg
St. Vincent de Paul School, Omaha, NE
Gloria Latta
Wheaton Warrenville South High School, Wheaton, IL
Julie LeMasters
Metamora Grade School, Metamora, IL
Michael Lowry
The McCallie School, Chattanooga, TN
Alicia Madeka
Uma Mahajan
Montessori School of Anderson, Anderson, SC
Dr. Lori McGowan
Acceleration Academy, Port St. Lucie, FL
Nicole Mehlhaff
Wynot Public Schools, Wynot, NE
Lisa Milenkovic
Maggie Moore
Hononegah High School, Rockton, IL
Patricia Murphy
Palm Beach Gardens Community High School, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Marianna O'Brien
Lincoln Middle School, Santa Monica, CA
Rodney Olson
Rob Paczkowski
Rachael Phillippi
American Fork High School, American Fork, UT
Koula Quirk
Lynn Ricker
Doherty Middle School, Andover, MA
David H. Rivier
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
David Rogers
St Lucie Schools, Port St. Lucie, FL
Laura Rossier
F. A. Day Middle School, Newtonville, MA
Lucy Sennett
Walden University
Frida Shroyer
Ahna Skop
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
Melissa Sleeper
Gifford Middle School, Vero Beach, FL
Anna Sluka
Cynthia Smith
Environmental Science & Policy, George Mason University
Kelly Sparks
University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN
Jill Spurlin
Van Buren Middle School, Kettering, OH
Angie Sybert
Ketron Elementary School, Kingsport, TN
Gina Szablewski
Brian Terry
Hewlett Woodmere Public Schools, Woodmere, NY
Tim Thomas
Dr. Jonas E. Salk Elementary School, Anaheim, CA
Sara Thompson
All Saints Catholic School
Amy Truemper
Bednarcik Junior High School, Aurora, IL
V. Valkanas
Bateman Elementary School
Sheila Vemu
Lisa Wininger
Plainwell Middle School, Plainwell, MI
Andrea (Ande) Wright
Graham Junior High School, Graham, TX
Rachel Yoho