Mr. Bounds is driven by passion in his craft and constantly seeks new methods to implement effective instruction to meet the needs of students. He has a many years of experience as an educational professional. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from University of Illinois at Chicago, and became a certified English/Language Arts teacher. He also earned his Master of Arts in Teaching degree from National-Louis University. Mr. Bounds has experience teaching English/Language Arts and writing to all levels of high school students and continues to be life-long learner of pedagogy.