AVID/ Science 6
Classroom number: 308
Background: Mr. Vanier was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada but spent most of his life travelling with his family. He has lived in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Los Angeles, Toronto, Miami, Pennsylvania, Catalina Island and the San Francisco Bay Area.
Education: Mr. Vanier has a Bachelors of Science in Biology from Lafayette College in Easton, PA and a Master of Arts in Teaching from St. Mary’s College of California in Moraga, CA.
Experience: This is Mr. V’s first year at Eastmont but 11th year in education (8th in a classroom). He has spent two years at City Academy in Salt Lake City, 5 years at schools in the San Francisco Bay Area and 3 years teaching outdoor education on Catalina Island in California.
Hobbies and Special Interests: Sports (especially hockey, baseball and football), gardening and reading.