Alex Patterson

Mentor Teacher

Dodson Branch School

Tennessee

Alex Patterson has taught at Dodson Branch School in Jackson County, Tennessee, for the last 13 years. During that time, he has taught 1st-grade, 3rd-grade and 4th-8th-grade Reading, Math and Social Studies. Alex has also coached the middle school basketball team for the majority of his tenure. Since Dodson Branch became a TAP school, Alex has served as a mentor teacher as part of the school's leadership team. For the last three years, Dodson Branch School has scored at a level 5 according to Tennessee's TVAAS rating system.

 Alex  Patterson