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Math Lead Heather Ougormad » Teacher Bio

Teacher Bio

Hometown: Darien, IL

University: University of Wisconsin- of Elementary Education and Spanish
Northeastern Illinois University- Master's of Math Education and Bilingual/ESL Endorsement
Memberships: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and

TODOS: Mathematics for All

First Year at Clemente: 2016

Favorite Book: Summer Sisters

Favorite Hobby:  Zumba, Reading, Drinking Dunkin' Donuts Coffee, and traveling with my husband!

Favorite part of working at Clemente: I love watching my students learn and grow into amazing citizens! The strong parent and family involvement in the school is so special and it ensures that our students have all the opportunities to be successful!



This is my 8th year with ACERO and my 4rd year at Clemente. I spent the first two years of my teaching career in Torreon, Mexico at a bilingual school.



5A News!

In 2019, Mrs. Ougormad was awarded a Hero's in the Classroom award from the Chicago Bears and Symetra for outstanding leadership and contributions to the classroom. She received a $2,000 donation to her classroom and cools prizes from the Bears, including tickets to a game! 



Mrs. Ougormad has been working very hard to get as many resources for the classroom as she can. She recently obtained funding for tables! Her class now has 6 tables and 6 different types of seats for flexible seating. She also, completed a project for Chromebooks and now has 32 to Chromebooks for her classroom.