M.Ed, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Nebraska at Kearney
B.A., English, Concordia University, Irvine
Since 2001, Ryan has taught middle and high school students in a variety of charter, private, and special education settings. Prior to working at TGS, he taught middle school writing at Belle Creek Charter School and served as a special education support teacher at Laradon Alternative School. After spending several years teaching in southern California, Ryan moved back to Colorado in 2008.
Ryan brings skills in curriculum development and differentiation, and a love of the unique middle school mind. In addition to teaching, Ryan is a professional musician, and is eager to share his gifts of music with the students at TGS. Ryan enjoys the small family-like environment at TGS, and appreciates the opportunity to provide individual support to students. He is looking forward to helping students improve their reading and writing skills this year.