Position: Middle School History Teacher
College(s): Prairie Bible Institute; Seattle Pacific University; University of Washington
Degrees/Certifications: Bachelor of Arts – History; Masters of Education – Curriculum and Instruction, Social Studies Emphasis; Clear California Teaching Credential; Lifetime ACSI Teaching Credential
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What is/are your role(s) at Redwood Christian Schools?
I teach middle school Social Studies, Bible, Steward Leadership, and Computer Literacy.
What do you love about your role(s) at RCS?
I like that Redwood students come from diverse backgrounds but have a common goal – to be prepared for this life and for eternity. I love the opportunity to help students to know and trust what is true, to know and do what is right, and to have the skills they will need for life.
What sets RCS students apart from students in other schools?
Redwood students come from diverse backgrounds but have a common goal – to be prepared for this life and for eternity.
How do you inspire your students?
Redwood inspires futures by equipping students with the knowledge, values, and skills that make many career and serving opportunities possible.
What do you want your students to gain from having known you?
I want my students to gain a love for learning, allegiance to God, and a heart that cares about others.
What is your favorite verse?
Philippians 2:13 “It is God who works in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure.”
I take encouragement in this verse because I can depend on God to shape my choices as well as to strengthen me to carry them out.
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