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Roger White

Roger White

Memorial Early College High School With St. Philip's

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Roger's work combines: Education, Design, and Learning / Being Challenged

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Day In The Life


Work with students and teachers to create a productive learning environment.

Skills & Education

Here's the path I took:

  • Some High School

    James Madison High School

  • Bachelor's Degree


    The University of Texas at San Antonio

  • Graduate Degree

    History, General

    The University of Texas at San Antonio

  • Certification

    Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

    The University of Texas at San Antonio

Here's the path I recommend for someone who wants to be a Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education:

Bachelor's Degree: History

Graduate Degree: History, General

Certification: Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

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Life & Career Milestones

My path in life took a while to figure out

  • 1.

    At 16 got my first job.

  • 2.

    Graduated High School

  • 3.

    Began college career at San Antonio Community College.

  • 4.

    Started working in Loss Prevention.

  • 5.

    Got kicked out of San Antonio Community College for academic probation.

  • 6.

    Got married and started a family.

  • 7.

    Made the decision with my wife to go back to school and become a teacher.

  • 8.

    Started at MECHS in 2013.

Defining Moments

How I responded to discouragement


    Messages from Society in general:

    That there is little pay and the students can be difficult.

  • How I responded:

    Its not about the money but about altruism.

Experiences and challenges that shaped me

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  • I did not take ownership of my learning and did not know how I liked to learn.

  • I had a difficult time engaging in my own learning.