19 Years as a High School Teacher: 6 years as an AP Teacher (Psychology, U.S. History, and Research): 3 Years as a Dual Enrollment College U.S. History Professor
Direct Instruction with Emphasis on Reading, Writing, and Communicating
2004, 2007, 2016 Commencement Speaker: 2016 L.S. Wood Teacher of the Year: Coal Ridge: 2016 Coal Ridge Teacher of the Year: 2016 Western Slope League Coach of the Year: 2016 Coal Ridge Coach of the Year: 2018 Gilder Lehrman Teacher Institute Participant at Stanford U.
Mesa State College, Grand Junction, CO: Graduated: May 2001, Magna Cum Laude: Bachelor of Arts, History: Secondary Teaching License: English Minor: University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO: Graduated: July 2008: Master of Arts, Educational Technology: Adams State University, Alamosa, CO: Graduate: May 2015: Master of Arts, History
Classes Taught: U.S. History, World History, World Geography American Government, Psychology, World Religions, AP Psychology, AP U.S. History, Film Studies of American Culture, HIS 121 & 122, and AP Research: Published Works: “The Civilian Conservation Corps in Garfield County.” Journal of the Western Slope. Vol. 13, no. 3 (Summer 1998): 11-30.: Silt: The Stout Foundation of a Western Slope Town. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2016. Available on Amazon.com
English Language Arts, Specialty, Science, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Civics, Government, U.S. History, World History, Arts & Music, Art History, Other (Music), Health, Film, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Religion, Literature, Psychology, Economics