Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Paul Judd
Teaches High School Social Studies, primarily College Board AP courses.
For the 2021-2022 academic year I taught AP US History (APUSH), AP US Government & Politics (APUSGOV), and AP Macroeconomics (APMACECON). These are primarily junior and senior level courses, with the expectation of college level rigor.
For the 2023-2024 academic year I am primarily teaching Personal Financial Literacy (PFLE) along with one class of Economics (ECON) in the fall and US Government (USGOV) in the spring, as well as a couple of duel credit courses.
This is my second year teaching at Cedar Hill High School, however I have been an instructor/teacher/facilitator since 1989. I have 12 years experience teaching in a public high school setting and many more years of experience teaching adults in a variety of settings.
The absolute best way to reach me is via email - firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also call me at 469-272-2000 ext. 7304. Please understand I may not respond immediately when instructing our scholars or it is outside normal/polite business hours (7am - 7pm). However, I WILL respond within 24 business hours. If leaving a message, please be sure to leave your name, call back number and briefly what or who you are calling about.
I have many degrees and certifications;
BA-Criminal Justice & Criminology (UTA-'89)
MPA-Masters in Public Adminstration (UTA-'94)
MAT-Masters of Arts in Teaching (Rockford College-'00)
MDiv-Masters of Divinity (Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary-'08)
I am a certified Social Studies Teacher 6-12 (all S.S. subjects) in both Illinois and Texas.
I am an AP certified instructor in the following fields; Human Geography, European History, World History (Modern), U.S. History, U.S. Government & Policy, and Macroeconomics.
I am also a certified instructor in many fields not related to high school curriculums.
I am a veteran - United States Marine Corps ('81-'85)
I post all assignments and resources in schoology. Because of issues with grade reporting in schoology, you should only check for grades in Skyward, which is the more accurate reflection of our scholars' actual grade.
To learn more about me, please refer to my vita - while it doesn't tell the whole story, it tells a little more. . . my VITA