George Lucas Educational Foundation

Marcos Cortez

High School English Teacher

Marcos Cortez is wrapping up his 17th year of teaching. His teaching experience includes small learning communities, academies, and traditional classrooms. He also voyaged through the Eastern Caribbean and taught humanities aboard a double-masted schooner as part of the faculty at Tall Ships Education Academy. He currently teaches English and multimedia journalism in Silicon Valley.

Posts

  • Back to School

    Breaking the Ice With Student-Made Videos

    Combining the six-word memoir with a film containing six shots gives students a way to introduce themselves at the beginning of the year.