Alex Patterson has worked at Dodson Branch School for 14 years. During his tenure, he has taught first grade, third grade, and fourth-eighth grades.
Alex has coached the middle school basketball team for 12 of his years at DBS. He has served as a mentor teacher for six years now, and has had the opportunity to mentor teachers at the upper elementary level and middle school.
During his time as a mentor teacher, DBS has made tremendous strides in academic achievement and growth. It has been nominated for the NIET Founder's Award three times, and has scored a 5 for overall school growth in successive years.