More than 20 years as a middle school and high school social studies-history teacher. Jeff has worked directly and shared the stage with noted authors and educational speakers Harry and Rosemary Wong. He had artifacts published in the most recent edition of the Wongs’ The First Days of School and was a contributing author to their more recent work, THE Classroom Management Book.
Jeff's classroom instruction is simultaneously rigorous and engaging; based on standards and yet still meaningful to students. He truly makes his content 'come alive' and consistently maintains the students' attention and engagement. He mixes traditional teaching methods with more innovative ones and fashions a blend that addresses a wide range of learning styles and maximizes student interest and achievement........."Jeff Gulle left an impact upon me over the course of my education. Whether it was through historical stories, readings, lectures, primary source analysis - or just jokes and clever puns - Mr. Gulle could always brighten my day." (Jacob R.) ....."Jeff is the master of the 'teachable moment.' " (A Colleague) ....... "I was sitting in Jeff Gulle's classroom when the 9/11 attacks were happening. Now that I'm older I understand how amazing he was with a group of kids who didn't completely understand." (Jami J) ....... "I am heading off to the George Washington University in the fall where I will major in history. I thank Jeff Gulle for sparking my interest in history and global events." (Jono B.) ....... "Mr. Gulle is awesome! He is my son's favorite teacher...Mr. Gulle has a way of getting these kids' attention in class and holding on to it." (Lisa T)
Honored as "A TEACHER WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE" by the University of Kentucky. (Nominated by a former student), 2016.......CONTENT AREA TEACHER OF THE YEAR, 2012.......WAL-MART TEACHER OF THE YEAR (Selected by local community members), 2008.......OUTSTANDING TEACHER RECOGNITION (Selected by the Superintendent), 2007
National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT), SS-History Master of Arts in Education (MAEd), Social Studies-History Bachelor of Arts
Jeff offers his own presentation, entitled MAKING AN IMPACT ON YOUR STUDENTS' LIVES - IN THE CLASSROOM AND FOREVER, to schools and districts. It is comprised of several segments which may selected à la carte if a half-day session is desired. The full-day session lasts approximately 6 hours. "Jeff Gulle is a master at classroom management. I highly recommend him for your school or workshop!" - Dr. Harry K. Wong See Jeff's website, JEFFGULLE.COM, for more information.