Meet the New Teacher’s! – Quinn

Winnie Sisk, Journalist

W: Where did you grow up?

Q: I grew up in Hoover, Alabama.

W: Where did you go to high school?

Q: I went to Spain Park High School.

W: What did you enjoy studying in high school?

Q: I enjoyed studying history.

W: What extracurricular activities did you participate in in high school?

Q: I played high school basketball.

W: Where did you go to college?

Q: I went Auburn University.

W: What did you study in college?

Q: I studied secondary social science education.

W: What classes do you teach here at Houston?

Q: I teach standard economics.

W: What prompted you to study and teach this subject?

Q: Supply and demand

W: Have you ever taught before? If so, where and for how long?

Q: I taught two years at Wooddale High and two years at Central High School.

W: What prompted you to apply at Houston?

Q: I taught with Coach Moore at Wooddale.

W: How are you enjoying the school this far?

Q: Things are going great, students are very respectful and seem engaged.

W: What’s your favorite part about Houston High?

Q: The productive learning environment.

W: What is your favorite part about being a teacher?

Q: The relationships you get to form with student.

W: How is working at Houston different from what you’ve done before?

Q: All of the students are focused and prepared.