AR AIMS Science Content Director
Debbie Bilyeu is the Science Content Director for AR AIMS and has served in that position for over five years since the organization’s beginnings in 2008. She is an endorsed College Board National Consultant in Chemistry and has presented at numerous workshops and summer institutes in several states as well as College Board National Forums. Debbie has also been an AP chemistry exam reader for 7 years. She is currently serving on the Arkansas Next Generation Science state committee. In the past, she has served on the state text book committee, worked on content for chemistry publishers, and represented Arkansas at a National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP) meeting. Debbie’s years in the classroom were spent at Greenwood Public Schools in Greenwood, Arkansas. She began teaching at the junior high, taught all levels of chemistry and served as science department chair. During her 18 years of teaching AP Chemistry, Debbie’s classes consistently ranked among the top 5 schools in Arkansas in terms of enrollment and success on the AP Chemistry exam. Debbie is married to Larry, an English teacher/coach, who retired from Greenwood Schools. Her daughter Charity is a middle school teacher with Sheridan School District.