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Subjects Taught
Advanced Social Sciences , Government, Microeconomics Hnrs, Psychology, Sociology

Education

 

  • Master of Science in Education in Social Studies (Emphasis in Economics), Purdue University, May 2011.
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Primary area: Social Sciences. Secondary area: Natural Sciences, Purdue University North Central, December 2000.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Social Studies Education, Purdue University, December 1996.
  • Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics, Purdue University, December 1994.
  • Associate in Agricultural Economics, Purdue University, May 1994.


Experience

College-level Teaching Experience

 

  • Purdue University North Central, Westville Indiana, August 2011-present: MicroeconomicsMacroeconomicsEnvironmental Economics
  • Purdue University Calumet, Hammond Indiana, January 2014-present:  Microeconomics, Macroeconomics
  • Westville High School concurrent enrollment dual credit program, January 2011-present: Microeconomics, Macroeconomics

 

High School-level Teaching Experience

 

  • Westville High School August 2001-present: Sociology, Psychology, US Government, Economics, and World Geography
  • Ivy Tech Community College, Valparaiso Indiana, summer 2008: Tutor for Economics and Psychology
  • Chesterton High School, Chesterton Indiana, summer 2005 and summer 2006: Economics and US Government.
  • Griffith High School, Griffith Indiana, summer 2004: Economics
  • Donovan High School Middle School, Donovan Illinois, August 1998- June 2001: High School Sociology and Psychology, Middle School US History and World History


Bio

Mr. DeVries is a High School Social Studies Teacher at Westville High School in Westville, Indiana. He received his MSEd from Purdue University and specializes in Economics Education. He teaches a variety of social sciences at the high school level.  He spends his evenings and summers as a Limited-term Lecturer for Purdue University on the North Central campus and Calumet campus.  He enjoys spending time with his family at the lake and racing mountain bikes. He currently resides in Demotte, Indiana.  Mr. DeVries can be contacted at tdevries@westville.k12.in.us.