Phone: 803-981-1450

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Sciences from Purdue University Graduate Certificate in Secondary Social Studies from UNC-Charlotte Certified 6-12 Social Studies Teacher in North Carolina and South Carolina

Mr. Vincent Starko

How long have you been teaching? 
1 Year
 
What is your teacher mission statement? 
My mission is to teach beyond the required course content, I want to engage my 21st century learners in opportunities that emphasizes historical and critical thinking skills in a safe classroom environment that centers on character and community. I want my students to build meaningful connections to what they are learning about the past.
 
What are your goals as a teacher this year? 
My goals are to build a positive rapport with my all scholars. I want my sixth graders to know that they are always cared for and supported every single day. In addition, I want to foster an learning atmosphere that promotes normalcy, during this current pandemic, while encouraging healthy practices.
 
What IB Trait do you feel you embody the most? 
Caring