By Gracie Bacon
In honor of being so relatable to his students, Brad Hessler has been nominated as the teacher of the month. Hessler grew up in Sterling, Colorado, and graduated from Sterling High School in 2003. One fun fact students don’t know about him is that he likes music from the 1960’s and 1970’s. His senior student Noah Meraz differs,” we all know Brad’s favorite music is by Marvin Gay.”
Hessler has been a teacher for seven years. He started at SHS in the 2008-2009 school year. He teaches Technology and Engineering. His favorite reason for wanting to be a teacher is because,” I want to help prepare students for the real world and watch them succeed.”
Hessler likes to do any outdoor activities outside of school. He has one cat that he has not named. Hessler expressed his favorite food to be lasagna because “it is just simply amazing.” His favorite holiday is,” Thanksgiving because there is a lot of food to eat.”
Hessler said that his best experience as a teacher was winning the robot competition in 2015. He would like to give a huge shout out to the Tech Club.