Mr. Lewis student taught at WMAA in the fall of 2015 while he also began coaching soccer. His first year of teaching included stops in public and other charter schools before returning to WMAA to end the 2016/2017 school year. Mr. Lewis is excited to teach and coach at WMAA because it feels like home and he is excited to make his students feel at home as well.
Mr. Lewis grew up in South Haven and participated in soccer, basketball, track, and NHS. He did his undergraduate studies at Calvin College majoring in Integrated Science Education and minoring in Biology.
Mr. Lewis has always known he wanted to be a teacher and coach. His favorite part of both is getting to know each student and building a relationship with each of them. In Mr. Lewis’ class, students will truly experience science. While they are becoming real scientists they will learn valuable skills such as problem solving, persevering, and calibrating.
In his free time Mr. Lewis enjoys hanging out with his wife, coaching, playing soccer and watching movies. In addition Mr. Lewis is an assistant coach of women’s soccer at Cornerstone University.