Welcome to 8th Grade U.S. History!
My name is Robert M. Ward, as of the 2020-2021 school year, this will be my fifth year at McKell Middle School. I was the seventh grade World History teacher for three years and I am now the eighth grade US History teacher. I graduated from Morehead State University in the Fall 2012 with a Bachelors degree in Middle School Education with two components Social Studies and Science. I am currently attending Georgetown College to complete a Teacher Leader- Instrutional Technology Leadership Masters Degree and I expecting to graduate in December of 2020. I am also apart of KEDC (Kentucky Educational Deveolpment Corporation) ASPIRE Program for History Teachers and The 2018-2019 University of Louisville McConnells Center Teacher Scholars Program.
I am the current advisor for KYA (Kentucky Youth Assembly)and the Assistant Governors Cup coach. I also serve on the Site Base Decision Making Council for the 2020-2021 School Year.
I will be posting frequently about what unit we are on in class. Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns via phone during school hours or by email.