George Lucas Educational Foundation

Adam Haigler

Science Teacher, Tri-County Early College High School

Adam Haigler has spent more than nine years working in educational settings as an outdoor educator, international educator, energy conservation educator, and classroom teacher. Adam currently teaches science at Tri-County Early College in Murphy, NC. Previously, he has been a lead instructor at NC Outward Bound School, an 8th grade science teacher at The Learning Center in Murphy, NC, a contributing author for The Gap Year Advantage, and the Executive Director of an educational program he co-founded with his wife.

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    Using community mentors and project-based learning, this rural high school is opening up opportunities for its students.