At Stukent, our mission is to help educators help students help the world. We build innovative courseware and simulations that help educators prepare their students for real-world industries. Our solutions save educators valuable time, are easy to implement in the classroom, and give students hands-on experience with the concepts they are learning.
Each month, Stukent highlights a standout secondary education teacher who not only uses our products in the classroom but exemplifies our core values, too.
Dana S. Paden is Stukent’s Teacher of the Month for February 2022!
Dana S. Paden
Business & Marketing Technology
School: Medina County Career Center
City: Medina, Ohio
DANA’S CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
17 years, Adjunct Faculty, Career and Technical Education
20 years, Office Manager/Accounting
8 years, Title Industry/Escrow
10 years, Sales
5 years, Retail Management
5 years, Certified Personal Trainer
WHAT STUKENT COURSEWARE HAVE YOU USED?
I use the “Modern Marketing Principles” courseware, Mimic Pro for digital marketing, the “Marketing Strategies” courseware, and Mimic Social.
WHAT TIPS WOULD YOU SHARE WITH OTHER TEACHERS?
Use the textbook’s tools, i.e., activities, assignments, lecture slides, and worksheets. As for the Mimic simulations, you should go through them with a fine-tooth comb yourself before assigning them to students. It helps to see how the simulations work from beginning to end so that you can assist students if needed. They are also really fun!
WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES AND TALENTS?