Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. Political Science, Certified 6-12 Social Studies Teacher
Mr. Will Spaulding
Mr. Spaulding is a native Virginian, born and raised in Hampton, Virginia.
After High School, he attended the University of Mary Washington, where he majored in Political Science. During this time, he studied political campaigns and civic involvement by organizing voter registration drives, lobby sessions with the General Assembly, and town halls featuring local politicians. Mr. Spaulding also interned at the Australian Embassy, where he studied the role of foreign ministries in shaping domestic and international policy.
After graduating UMW, he recieved his teaching certification through Shenandoah University.
Mr. Spaulding believes that Civics is one of the most fundamental and useful subjects that is offered at Belmont Ridge. His goal is for every student to leave his class with a working knowledge of how the US governement works, and a clear understanding of their role in society as an informed, engaged citizen.