Degrees and Certifications:
Mr Powell is a graduate of CBSD, attending Jamison Elementary, Tamanend Middle School, and CB South. In 2008, he attended Shippensburg University of PA and graduated in 2012 with a BSBA in Information Technology and a K-12 Business Education/Computer Science teaching certification. In 2018, Mr. Powell graduated from Saint Joseph's University with a M. Ed. in Special Education. In 2019, Mr. Powell graduated from Pennsylvania State University with his M. Ed. in Educational Leadership.
This will be Mr. Powell's sixth year teaching and 3rd year in CBSD. Prior to teaching Integrated Technology at Tohickon, he began his teaching career at Franklin Towne Charter High School, located in Northeast Philadelphia. During his 4 years there, he taught multiple Computer Technology courses to students ranging from 9th-12th grades. He was also the faculty advisor for the schools student Leadership Committee and No Place for Hate Initiative.
At Tohickon, Mr Powell is the Head Coach for the 8th Grade Boys Soccer Team. Additionally, he is the head faculty advisor of the iTeam and faculty participant in the Diversity Club. Mr. Powell also is the Technical Director for the school music each year.
Interests and Hobbies
Outside the classroom, you can find Mr. Powell spending time with his friends and family. He's a big Philadelphia Sports fan and PSU football fan. Additionally, he loves spending time exercising, "golfing", skiing, and playing soccer.