Kathy Lapan

Lesson Designer

Kathy Lapan is a former middle school math teacher who currently homeschools a high schooler and a middle schooler. She holds a BS in accounting and an MBA in Health Care Administration/Finance. As a professional blogger and a published writer, she provides homeschooling resources, information, and, of course, educational materials. She also tutors in subjects from literature to Spanish to advanced maths.

Her children are her favorite students, although only one shares her passion for math.  She has worked to share her love of math with students from elementary school to college through local homeschool groups and the Internet. Kathy is thrilled to provide this information in an interesting and unique way to students through SchoolhouseTeachers.com.


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Courses by Kathy

Statistics as taught by Kathy Lapan, a former middle school math teacher who currently homeschools two children, is presented to help students understand the statistics they are faced with in everyday life and how to reliably interpret them. After successfully completing this course, including all lessons, assignments, and the final lab, this course is worth one-half high school credit in math. As always, please check your own state’s academic requirements. The course is best studied by following the lessons sequentially, beginning with Unit One, Introduction to Statistics. Worksheets are provided and certain answer keys are available.