Mariama Moody is a veteran math teacher of seventeen years. She received her BS in Mathematics from the one and only Hampton University (GO PIRATES!!), in Hampton, VA, her MS Ed. from Walden University, and is a National Board Certified Teacher. Ms. Moody began her educational career in the Norfolk Public Schools system on the middle school level, and faithfully served in the Durham Public Schools system, formerly at Hillside High School (for six years), and the Durham Performance Learning Center (for two years). Ms. Moody is a mentor, loving friend and daughter, and a member of World Overcomers Christian Church. Read her most recent article entitled, "Teaching-The Best Accident I Ever Made"!