Language Arts 7, Pridevision
Phone: 951.696.3503 ext. 3165
Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. English (Creative Writing), California State University at San Bernardino (1998) M.Ed. Technology, American College of Education at Indiana (2015) Ed.D. Curriculum and Instruction, American College of Education at Indiana (currently enrolled) ERWC Certified Teacher, October 2014 K-12 English Single Subject Credential K-12 Computer Concepts and Applications Credential
Mr. Adam E. Rowland
I believe in two things as a teacher: we are all capable of greatness, and there should be a reason behind everything taught and learned. As such, my students can always expect my very best effort, and there will always be a reason for the things I present in class. I have only ever taught middle school, so you can expect me to be fair, reasonable, and incredibly understanding.
I hold a Bachelor's Degree in English with an emphasis on creative writing, I have done graduate work in the area of English Composition, I recently earned a Master's Degree in Educational Technology, and I am currently earning a doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction. I have a deep passion for creativity: I have written a novel, I have published poetry, and I've even written and performed original music. In my spare time (what there is of it), I enjoy traveling and spending time with my two boys and wife Michelle, running, and finding new ways to reach my students.
I began teaching in 1998 at Mira Loma Middle School, and I was fortunate enough to be able to learn a great deal from my parents who also taught there. I transferred to the Murrieta Valley Unified School District in 2004, and I have taught at Warm Springs Middle School ever since. This year, in addition to teaching 7th grade Language Arts, I am the Director of Pridevision.