Bio

Mrs. Cheryl Rousey has been teaching at Lighthouse Christian Academy for five years. Current classes of instruction include Eighth Grade Physical Science, Earth and Space, Biology, Chemistry and Anatomy and Physiology. A native of South-Central Indiana, Mrs. Rousey earned her Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education, with concentrations in Chemistry and Mathematics. from Indiana University She holds an Indiana Teachers License in secondary education. Her favorite scripture is Jeremiah 29: 11-13, “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare[b] and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. Then you will call upon me and come and pray to me, and I will hear you. You will seek me and find me, when you seek me with all your heart.” Verse 11 plays an important role in how the classes are structured. Each student is seen as a creation of God; with a plan from God. First, the classes seek to teach students to see the workmanship of God through science. Secondly, she seeks to teach the student’s knowledge of how God has designed the earth, universe and life to reflect who He is. To accomplish this task, she strives to bring variety of activities into her classroom to assist a variety of learning styles and bring examples of real world applications of science to the classroom. Mrs. Rousey is married to Michael Rousey and they have two daughters, Hannah and Abagail, who also attend Lighthouse Christian Academy. Future goals include continue her education. There are so many new ideas to make learning more applicable to students.