Position:

Social Studies Teacher

Grades:

7-10th

Subjects:

World Geography, Civics, Life Skills

Other Roles/Responsibilities:

Model U.N. Club Advisor
Swim Team Facilitator

About Jay C. Kules

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Education

M.A. Computer Applications from NOVA University
Plus 74 secondary hours in Education
B.A. Social Studies, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

Work Experience
2016-Present- FACP Social Studies Teacher
2003-2016:  Substitute Teacher at FACP and in the Cave Creek, Paradise Valley and Scottsdale School Districts
1974-2003:  Educator in the Scottsdale Public Schools in Social Studies
1996-2003:  Dept. Co-Chairperson in Social Studies at Saguaro High School
1976-2002:  Summer School teacher in the Scottsdale School District
1976-1993 and 2002-2004:  Head Swimming Coach Saguaro or Chaparral High School

1968-1974:  Educator Canon MacMillan School District in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

The best thing about teaching: the STUDENTS!

Some of my favorite things:

  • Color: Blue
  • Food: What my wife makes plus cheeseburgers
  • Book: News periodicals
  • Subject: History
  • Hobby: Refinishing abused furniture
  • Sport: Swimming

If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be: Traveling, swimming, enjoying retirement

Why did you choose to become a teacher?
As a high school student I volunteered at the YMCA 48 years later I still enjoy working with young people.

Accomplishments
After 13 Years of retirement I am enjoying and learning new skills to improve the teaching experience.