An AP world history teacher from Orlando, Florida...

Tina Baybay-Bykov

Students and faculty: [Singing "Think!"] "Da da da da, da da da..." Good luck Ms. Bykov!

What is the most rewarding aspect of being a teacher?
I love working with young people. I love their energy and enthusiasm. Plus, I get to teach my favorite subject, which is history.

What are your dream categories?
I would love to see RUSSIAN HISTORY and BALLET.

How did you prepare to be on Jeopardy!?
I've been practicing at home with the show. I have a clicker--or a pen, that I use as a clicker. Uh, I've been practicing standing up straight and trying not to fidget.

"Ballet used to keep her on her toes. Now it's her students. From Orlando, Florida, here is..."

2012-B Teachers Tournament quarterfinalist: $5,000.

Tina teaches at William R. Boone High School in Orlando, Florida.

Last part of name pronounced like "BEE-kov".

Tina appeared in the following archived game:
#6476, aired 2012-11-12 Tina Baybay-Bykov vs. Marcia Edmundson vs. Brenton Montie 2012-B Teachers Tournament quarterfinal game 4.

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