Subjects: Eighth Grade, U.S. History
Extracurricular: Asst. Football coach, BETA and FCA sponsor
Education: B.A. - History from Belmont University
M. Div/ED - Christian Education from SBTS
M. ED - Instruction from Trevecca Nazarene University
Hobbies: Reading(History & Theology), Hunting, College Football ROLL TIDE!
I have been teaching 8th grade history for 22 years at North Middle. I really enjoy teaching middle school children. As they are maturing from being a child to a teen, I enjoy helping them make that transition and guiding them toward becoming independent, responsible, caring adults. Like most teachers, I enjoy seeing children learn and change. Building lifetime relationships is also a great reward.
Teaching is a second career for me. Teaching, however, has always been a part of my professional life. I have lived and worked in the Middle East, Europe, and Africa and have visited many other places in the world. My wife Ella and I have been married for 26 years. I have two daughters and two grandsons. My Faith, Family and Community are what I value most.