Mr. Shepherd Starts Club for Future Teachers

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Mr. Shepherd Starts Club for Future Teachers

Mr. Shepherd teaches one of his social studies classes.

Mr. Shepherd teaches one of his social studies classes.

Sydney Miller

Mr. Shepherd teaches one of his social studies classes.

Sydney Miller

Sydney Miller

Mr. Shepherd teaches one of his social studies classes.

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Thanks to social studies teacher, Mr. Shepherd, GRC now has a club for students that wish to pursue teaching careers in the future. Smoke Signals member Lauren Palmer sat down with him to get the inside scoop.

 

Q: How will this benefit our students?

A: Students will have access to another opportunity to become college and career ready. It will also look good on resumes when applying to education programs.

 

Q: What are the plans for this club?

A: We want to give students a place to talk to like-minded individuals. It’s also a place where students can get an early start on their career.

 

Q: Where did the idea of the teacher club come from?

A: We want to start training young people in our community to become teachers so that they can give back to our community through education.

 

Q: Why would you encourage students to pursue a career in education?

A: I encourage students who care about others and also the students who want to change the future and make a positive impact.

 

Q: How much interest has been shown in the club?

A: A lot of seniors have shown interest despite the late start.