Teresa Jordan, M.A.
Social Studies Teacher
Montezuma-Cortez High School
206 W. 7th
Cortez, Colorado 81321
Educated in anthropology, Teresa Jordan, M.A., has taught in a variety of informal and formal educational settings; including medical clinics, museums, colleges and secondary schools.
She holds a B.A. in sociology and anthropology from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio and a M.A. in anthropology from Arizona State University in Tempe.
completed the teachers' training program at Fort Lewis College
in Durango, Colorado, and she
has taken numerous courses in education through Western New Mexico University
in Silver City, the University of New Mexico
in Albuquerque, and Adams State College
in Alamosa, Colorado.
As a student of culture, she
has enjoyed living for most of her
adult life in the Four Corners Area of the Southwest where she
has learned about Native American history and culture from Zuni, Navajo, and Ute people.
Currently, Teresa lives in Durango, Colorado and teaches in the Social Studies Department at Montezuma-Cortez High School
in Cortez, Colorado.
Please, use the lessons that Teresa
developed as part of this Star Schools Project.
If you have any questions or comments, you can reach her
at the address above, or by e-mail.