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Mr. Hoover is thrilled to be joining the P-TECH program as a social studies teacher in his eighth year of teaching. As part of the program at P-TECH, he will be teaching Global I, US History, E-STEM, and Participation in Government.
Mr. Hoover earned his B.A. in Political Science and teaching certificate from Hartwick College. After a year as a teacher assistant at the Plainedge Middle School on Long Island, he went to Wake Forest to earn his M.A.Ed. in Secondary Education. After receiving his graduate degree, Mr. Hoover taught Global I, Global II, US History, Economics, and Participation in Government at the Eldred Central School District. In those seven years, Mr. Hoover has focused on writing and literacy in the social sciences. This year, he is excited to bring his experience to the table, make the social sciences applicable to students’ lives, and meet the needs of the learners at P-TECH.