Cassie has been teaching general chemistry and AP chemistry at White Bear Lake High School in Minnesota since 2009. She has coordinated and participated in the MRSEC RET program through the University of Minnesota where she developed and published multiple lab activities for high school chemistry, several pertaining to green chemistry. Cassie instructs an annual green chemistry workshop for Minnesota teachers and has participated in many other workshops and presentations across the US. She is a certified Lead Teacher with Beyond Benign and started her green chemistry journey as an educator in 2015. She is passionate about teaching and learning and incorporating sustainable science into her students’ education and experiences.
Cassandra Knutson LydonWhite Bear Lake High School