Alex Patterson

Mentor Teacher

Dodson Branch School

Tennessee

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.

 

 Alex  Patterson