Cynthia Newman

M.A. Educational Specialist- National Luis University

B.S. Exceptional Student Education - University of South Florida

National Board Certified Teacher


This is my fourth year of teaching for Hickory Public Schools. I am a Math Teacher at Hickory Career Arts and Magnet High School. I have been teaching for 39 years. Most of my career has be as an Exceptional Children's Educator and General Education High School and Middle School Mathematics. As a teacher I base my educational philosophy on a quote by Robert John Meehan, "Every child has a different learning style and pace. Each child is unique, not only capable of learning but also capable of succeeding".

contact information

Hickory Career Arts and Magnet High School

409 8th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601

|Phone 828-328-6738

Fax 828-328-8539

Daily Course Schedule

1st period - Foundations of Math 1-----Syllabus

2nd period - Planning Period

3rd period - Testing Chairperson

4th period - Foundations of Math 1-----Syllabus

Clubs/Organizations :

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."

Nelson Mandela

Math Resources

State North Carolina Department of Instruction:

Illustrative Mathematics


Council for Exceptional Children:

6 Expert Insights About Teaching Exceptional Children

Exceptional Education for Exceptional Children: