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A New Face at Natoma High -- Brian Patterson

New faculty/staff members have been asked several questions to get to know them better.   The following article is on Mr. Brian Patterson, our new 7-12 Social Studies teacher.

  1.  What subjects/classes do you teach?    7-12 Social Studies
  2. Where did you go to college?  BS – Truman State University, MA – Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
  3. What inspired you to teach?  My dad was a teacher and coach, as well as many other members of my family.
  4. What made you choose Natoma? After being retired for a year, and deciding to get back in, started looking in Kansas, Natoma was the first job I found, applied and accepted the position.
  5. What is your hometown? Rembrandt, Iowa
  6. Was teaching always your passion? Teaching and coaching
  7. What was your first impression of Natoma? Small town in the middle of nowhere
  8. What was your favorite subject in school? Science
  9. What is your ideal age group to teach? I have taught k-12 and college, have enjoyed every age.
  10.  Have you worked at other schools in the past? Yes, this is my 6th secondary school and I taught at 5 different colleges too.
  11.  What was your initial reaction to such small class sizes? I had been in small schools before so not an issue.
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