Nelson, Darren Middle School Civics and US History 7/8th Grade
As the most recent addition to the staff, Darren brings 15 years of teaching experience in Hillsborough County Schools as a Social Studies/Exceptional Student Education teacher for middle school students to Tampa Day School. He graduated from Georgia State University with a B.A. in History and from the University of South Florida with an M.A. in Education. He especially loves teaching Civics (government) so that his students can learn the importance of being politically wise and involved in government as future leaders of the United States. He is passionate about teaching curriculum but equally passionate about teaching students how to become better learners and people. In his free time, he likes to travel and watch sports.