Degrees and Certifications:
My name is Darin Scates. I have lived in Arizona for the past 20 years. I am the father of six kids (four boys, two girls). I have a Masters in Education from ASU and have been teaching at DVMS for the last four years. The 8th grade math class is based on Arizona’s Career and College Ready Standards and the Deer Valley Unified School District Curriculum. The curriculum includes the following domains: The Number System, Expressions and Equations, Functions, Geometry, Statistics and Probability. This year’s 8th grade content is taken from the Illustrative Mathematics Curriculum (also known as OpenUp Resources).