Local teachers experienced a need in today's educational environment while in the classroom - to further challenge students, personalize and enrich their learning, and help instill valuable study skills. The need for quality, supplemental education options in the Eugene area created the vision for the Academic Achievement Center.
Meet the team
The Most Important Thing I Learned Before High School: Do not procrastinate
Favorite Subject: Any kind of math
Inspiration: Continuing to help kids achieve at their highest level.
Fun Fact: Clint was the 2015/2016 Oregon State (S.T.E.M.) Teacher of the Year
If I Had a Superpower, I Would Want it To Be: Charging any electronic device instantly
Interests: Biking, travel, and Disc Golf
If I won the lottery tomorrow, I would travel the world collecting cool rocks and minerals.
Interests: Science, reading, museums, movies, rock hounding, and traveling
Inspirational Quote: “We don’t make mistakes, just happy little accidents.” Bob Ross
Interests: I love rock climbing, hiking, and spending time with my cat, Louis.
If I could invent a holiday it would definitely involve costumes for your pets
Interests: Molecular biology, crocheting, rock collecting
The best piece of advice I’ve ever received is “life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it”
Interests: Sailing, swimming, dancing, writing, art
If I could invent a holiday, it would definitely involve a day of sleeping cause we could all use it.
Interests: Gravel Cycling, Indoor Climbing, Cooking, Reading, Guitar
In another Life, I'm pretty sure I was an old man who hiked to the tops of the tallest mountains. If I was a super hero my super power would be super speed!
Interests: Hiking/Backpacking, Soccer, Running, Video Games
If I won the lottery tomorrow, I’d travel around the world and start a nonprofit.
Interests: Soccer, singing, snowboarding, hiking
Inspirational quote: “Clear ideas are excellent when we are able to conceive them but it may be that at certain times with certain problems it is better to be content with a creative confusion than to strive for an oversimplified solution.”
Interests: Interests: Reading, birdwatching, and mounted archery