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    Heather Berge

    Berge

    Teaching Assignment:

    APIB European History

    Academic Degrees/Location:

    Bachelors degree U of M Morris
    Masters in Education St Mary's

    Why I love teaching my IB course:

    Watching students progress in their academic skills from beginning of junior year to the end.


    What have you heard from past graduates that have taken your course?

    They feel well prepared for college.

    The best academic piece of advice to students:

    Don't procrastinate and focus on bettering yourself as a student. Worry less about your letter grade and your neighbors grade and more about your own progress!

    Favorite thing to do besides teaching IB classes:

    Travel, hang out with my friends and family

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    Name: Paul Darda
    Darda
    Teaching Assignment: IB History 12

    Academic Degrees/Location:
    Augsburg College - History Secondary Education
    Masters at St. Mary's, Winona - Secondary Education

    Why I love teaching my IB course:
    Forces class to be student centered. They learn to question the source...become inquirers.

    What I hear from past graduates who took my course:
    Overwhelmingly the are prepared for college. Especially for reading and note-taking.

    The best academic piece of advice to students:
    Challenge yourself now because you will be more prepared for college.

    Favorite thing to do besides teaching IB classes:
    Be a Dad, watching historical plot movies, and training for triathlons.

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