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Mr. Jason Ott
Mr. Jason Ott teaches Math 7 at Sterling Middle School. This is his third year at the school. He believes that every child can succeed when given the proper encouragement and support. Mr. Ott looks forward to helping each child reach his or her full potential. This is Mr. Ott's 20th year of teaching. Before coming to Sterling Middle School, he taught 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th grades in Maryland. Before that, he taught 3rd grade in San Francisco, California. He feels that he has learned much from working with students and families in each location where he has taught.
Mr. Ott has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Nebraska. While in California, he earned a Masters Degree in Language and Literacy Development. He also holds an Administrative Certificate from McDaniel College. Mr. Ott believes that everyone should be life-long learner, including himself. He looks forward to an exciting year and working with the students and families to help each child reach their potential.
Mr. Ott enjoys spending time with his family. His wife is a scientist. He has two daughters. One is starting eighth grade this year, so he can relate to the joys and challenges of having a middle school student. His other daughter is a Kindergarten student. They enjoy the beach, exploring the area, and playing board games.
Mr. Ott can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org