Darlene Thiele, M.A.

Director and Instructor

                                                                      Ms. Darlene has a B.S. in Elementary Education from the University of   

                                                                      Wisconsin, a Master’s Degree in Liberal Studies from Hamline University in

                                                                      Minnesota, a Florida teaching license for K-6, and is certified in Mathematics,

                                                                      Science, and English Middle Grades 5-9, as well as Exceptional Student

                                                                      Education K-12. Her instruction is individualized based on current brain

                                                                      research and differentiated learning styles. Darlene implements a broad range

                                                                      of instructional and technological techniques to prepare students for 21st

                                                                      Century learning. She promotes a sense of wonder about the world around

                                                                      us and the inherent pleasure that learning provides. Resume

Nolan Doffing

Business Manager and Instructor

Mr. Nolan has a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Florida Gulf Coast

University and a Spanish certification from Guayaquil, Ecuador. He draws upon

his extensive experiences in mathematics and with travel to teach the subject

matter. Using practical applications from everyday life, he engages students in

discovering the purpose behind learning a specific skill. Resume


Tonia Wallis

Science Consultant


Ms. Tonia has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies with a Minor in Earth and Space Sciences from Florida Gulf Coast University. She combines her love of the outdoors and photography on her website: www.lifeinclarity.com. Resume



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