With four years of teaching experience, B. Reese Fisher is an AP Literature and Composition Teacher, English Language Arts Teacher, and a TOEFL Certified Instructor. He resides as an educational leader within the English Department, as well as a proficient public speaker at Bergen Arts Sciences Charter School. As a teacher Reese continually produces effective lessons for his students to learn and practice skills, learn and demonstrate a rigorous understanding of content, and ultimately apply these skills and knowledge to create projects that relate to students’ developing lives and the evolving world. As an active leader within the BASCS community, Reese also prepares and motivates student athletes outside of the classroom as a coach. For the past two years he has applied his athletic experience and knowledge in the roles of Assistant Boys’ Soccer Coach as well as Assistant Girls Basketball Coach.
Before teaching in the United States, Reese taught English as a Foreign Language in Taiwan with Hess International Education Group. In this role, through which he gained his TOEFL Certification, he differentiated instruction for students at multiple levels in a physically active and mentally engaging setting. He used storytelling as a vehicle to develop students’ writing, reading, and oral proficiency.
Reese earned his Bachelor of Arts in Education and Bachelor of Arts in Education with a Minor in Communication from Juniata College in 2016. During his four years at Juniata College he was given the ‘Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges’ Award, competed in The Bailey Oratorical Public Speaking Competition, played varsity soccer for four years followed by captaining the team his senior season, and was elected and served as 2016 Senior Class President. Through excelling in varsity soccer he won the ‘Athlete who plays with Extreme Passion and Heart.’ This award best demonstrates Reese’s unending devotion to the multifaceted positions he currently holds, and will hold within any organization.