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Derek Handler   

Position
Student Mentor/Support Staff

Education and experience
BA Early childhood development from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Teacher/PE instructor at a private school for social, emotional and behavioral students for 10 yrs in Dallas. Started Fitness for Kids in 1999. Fitness for Kids helps children/teens with social skills through play.

What is your favorite thing about teaching at The St. Anthony School?
The relationships I build with each student.

What is your most memorable moment since you've been at St. Anthony?
I loved getting high fives from so many students on my first day.

What do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
On the weekends I enjoy playing golf as well as watching my thirteen-year-old twin boys play sports.