35 years as a grade 6 -12 teacher teaching mainly Social Studies courses, including World History, US History and Government. Most of my years have been spent teaching high school students.
I use multiple approaches to engage my students including direct instruction, debates, role playing, and more.
Teacher of the Year at my local high school - 2008
Indiana University - Bachelor's Purdue University - Master's
As a teacher, I have taken part in the Academic and Chess clubs at my school. I also have coached Varsity Basketball and assisted in coaching baseball and softball.