Tammy Edwards passionately teaches science and math for Fusion with an emphasis on hands-on laboratory experiences. She also teaches life skills! She enjoys coming up with creative ways and games to make learning fun. Prior to teaching at Fusion, Tammy owned and operated her own school, Science Kid Care, in Michigan, serving preK through college age by tutoring and teaching classes. Prior to teaching, Tammy was a pathology assistant performing autopsies and dissection of surgical specimens as well as working as a licensed funeral director and embalmer.
One of her greatest educational experiences was attending Space Academy and Advanced Space Academy for Educators. Out of this opportunity, she applied to become a NASA astronaut and served the community by starting an Astronomy, Rocketry, and Robotics Clubs and volunteering at the local planetarium.
Tammy has a Bachelor’s in Science and a Master’s in Education from the University of Central Oklahoma. In her spare time, she enjoys sailing, kayaking, belly-dancing, and learning to play the hammered dulcimer.