Leah Faris Staff Photo
Subjects Taught
AP Human Geography, AP US History

Education
  • I attended Oxford High School and graduated in 1994.
  • In 1997, I received my Bachelor's Degree from Jacksonville State University.
    • Major: History
    • Minor: English
  • I obtained my Master's Degree in History from the University of Alabama - Huntsville.
  • I am a National Board Certified Teacher.
  • Organizations & Awards

    · Phi Kappa Phi (Academic Honor Society)

    · Phi Alpha Theta (History Honor Society)

    · Kappa Delta Pi (Education Honor Society)

    · American Historical Society

    · Southern Historical Association

    · National Council for Geographic Education

    · Alabama Power Company First Year Teacher Grant

    · Women's Auxiliary Scholarship

    · Graduate Tuition Assistance Scholarship



Experience

I have taught at the Bob for over 10 years, but have been teaching for more than 15 years total. My experience ranges from private to public education. I have taught just about every Social Studies course offered to include: AP United States History, AP European History, AP Human Geography, Early & Modern US History, World History, and more.



Bio

My husband and I are residents of Madison. We are the proud parents of Jack and Lily Cate! They provide us with new adventures everyday! We have a cat, Squeak, and a border collie, Bonnie. I love reading, traveling, physical fitness, and genealogy research.