High School Teacher
MS, Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma University
Kristen Whitmer began teaching in 2016 and joined Oklahoma Connections Academy in 2018. She teaches high school
chemistry, physics, and marine sciences. Learn more about Ms. Whitmer below:
Why I Became a Teacher
I became a teacher because I enjoy the theories of science. It’s a passion of mine to reveal to students how fun,
exciting, and applicable science is in their daily lives.
The Online School Experience at Oklahoma Connections Academy
The school community at Oklahoma Connections Academy is special in that even though distance may separate us, educators,
parents, and students work seamlessly together to ensure that each student reaches their highest potential. Students are
provided with the individualized support they need, and are held to rigorous standards that are difficult to implement
in a traditional brick-and-mortar school.
By choosing Oklahoma Connections Academy, your student will receive a high-quality education with unparalleled support
from their instructors.
— Ms. Whitmer
I like to spend time with my husband and daughter, run with my dogs, practice yoga, read, play golf, and travel.