Degrees and Certifications:
BS: Education (1-6) & SpEd (K-12) / MA: in Master of Arts Liberal Studies (MALS) with ESL emphasis
Mr. Andrew M. Smith
Andrew Smith has been with EXPO ELELMENTARY for 15 years and with SPPS for over 30. He has a Bachelor of Arts (Education) degree from Northern Arizona University and holds a Master of Arts (MALS with ELL Emphasis) from Hamline University. Andrew has taught at the junior high level in a self-contained classroom for students with Learning Disabilites and with English Language Learners at the elementary level.
In his spare time, the ELL educator enjoys golf, swimming, biking, walking, live music events, reading, books, movies, driving (working on classic cars) and travel.
Andrew lives on the West Bank of the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis and enjoys spending the holidays with his brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. He also values his free time with friends.
EXPO ELEMENTARY is a vibrant, interactive, student-centered community that promotes a love of learning.
Foremost, education should teach every human being to think for themslves -Rubén Darío (Nicaraguan poet)