Mrs. Pam McClendon is currently a teacher leader for Exploring Computer Science (ECS) with the University of Tuskegee, Legacy AP CSP Lead Teacher and Code.org Facilitator. Pam has been teaching for 17 years in the state of Alabama. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration Degree at Faulkner University and her Master of Education at Auburn University at Montgomery. She also received her National Board Certification in Career Tech in 2010. Pam is a Career Tech Teacher and has taught a variety of business courses over the span of her career. In the last five years Pam has worked hard to earn the skills necessary to teach Computer Science courses as she strongly believes that every student in Alabama should have the opportunity to learn CS. She currently teaches Exploring Computer Science, IT Fundamentals, Intro to Computer Science through a Teals Partnership and AP Computer Science Principles. Pam is married with two sons and enjoys reading, writing and gardening in her spare time. Her goal is to continue to grow as a CS teacher and step out of her comfort zone and offer courses that will allow her students to take advantage of the many opportunities Computer Science offers.