Peter, Sang, 6th Grade ELL



Degrees and Certifications:

M.Ed in Second Language Education

Mr. Peter Sang

Mr. Sang co-teaches 9th Grade World History, 10th Grade Human Geography, and 12th Grade Govenment/Economics. He had also taught 6th Grade Reader's Workshop in 2019-2020. Mr. Sang first came to the U.S. to attend Carleton College. He then taught Sociology at his former high school in Burma for a year. He obtained his master's degree from University of Minnesota.

Mr. Sang enjoys playing board games and connecting with friends and family on social media. He also loves reading academic articles and books about teaching English language. 

Mr. Sang and his wife  live in Saint Paul. His parents and two siblings are still in Burma, while the rest of his family has immigrated to Germany. He has 12 nieces and 3 nephews spread over four different countries. 

A favorite quote from bell hooks that guides Mr. Sang's teaching is: 

"There must exist a paradigm, a practical model for social change that includes an understanding of ways to transform consciousness that are linked to efforts to transform structures."