Ann Welch

Ann Welch graduated from University of Texas at Arlington with a B.S. and M. S. in Microbiology.  She taught Pre-AP Chemistry for 24 years and AP Chemistry for 15 years in public schools. After retiring from public school service, she taught 5 years at Grace Academy, a Classical Christian School in Georgetown, Texas.  Ann currently […]

Anne Stublen

Anne Stublen graduated magna cum laude from Virginia Tech with a degree in Electrical Engineering in 1991. She worked for six years for the DuPont Company in a variety of engineering positions before retiring to stay home after the birth of her first child.  When her third child entered kindergarten, she began a second career […]

Bart Martin

Bart Martin grew up in the Amish country of Pennsylvania, one of six children.  He graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1995, with a B.S. in Philosophy and minors in European history and computer science engineering. As an army officer, he served as a M1 Abrams tank platoon leader and company […]

Becky Pliego

Becky Pliego was born and raised in Mexico City where she lives with her husband and youngest daughter, among 25 million other souls. Her passion for languages and art inspired her to take several Linguistic courses in various classical academies and to paint with two celebrated watercolor artists in Mexico City. Since they began preschool, […]

Bruce Etter

With more than 20 years experience in education, Mr. Etter is most passionate when he is teaching.  He has taught various subjects including Great Books, Spanish and an array of Bible and theology classes. He has also enjoyed writing some of the curriculum he teaches. Mr. Etter has a love for the Spanish language and […]

Christie Jester

Christie Jester graduated from the Pennsylvania State University in 1996 with a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering. She continued on to the University of Texas at Austin, where she earned an M.A. in Organic Chemistry and an M.Ed. in Instructional Technology. Christie taught Chemistry and general science courses at the Regents School of Austin […]

Cindy Lange

Cindy Lange is a fourth generation native Californian with B.A.’s in Literature and Education from Westmont College, a CA Life Teaching Credential, and an M.A. in English. She has spent the last five years as a teacher and curriculum developer at a well-known online classical Christian school. In addition to working for many years with […]

Emily Plummer

Emily Plummer is a Yankee expatriate living in Texas. She has taught for the past fifteen years in both traditional and non-traditional settings. After graduating magna cum laude from the Plan II Honors Program at the University of Texas at Austin with a double-major in English and minors in Latin and History, she discovered that […]

Joanna Hensley

Joanna Hensley has been teaching Latin and literature online since 2007.  Active in classical education for over a decade as a teacher, writer, and conference speaker, Joanna has published several chapters in the Veritas Press Omnibus series. Inspired by her own high school Latin teacher, Joanna studied classics and art history at the University of […]

Josie Lowery

After graduating from Wheaton College with a B.A. in SocialScience/Psychology and an emphasis in Education, Josie taught middle school English and math as well as third and fourth grade at a private Christian school until her first child was born. In 2003, the Lowerys decided to homeschool their three children and enjoyed every minute of […]

Julie Etter

Julie has been an educator for the past 20 years, working with students in preschool to ninth grade in both online and bricks-and-mortar schools. She has a love for history that began with a 4th grade Virginia state history project, evidenced by the fact that she reads every plaque in history museums. Julie attended Liberty […]

Kathleen Dawson

Katie Dawson graduated from the University of Texas in Austin in 1999 with a degree from the Plan II Honors Program. She took her degree to the classroom and has taught English at several schools: Regents School of Austin, Great Hills Christian School, and Zhejiang University. Katie sought time away from the traditional classroom to […]

Leslie Smith

Leslie Gray Smith is a two-time graduate of Auburn University with an undergraduate degree in secondary mathematics and English and a graduate degree in secondary mathematics. She has been teaching for 25 years including 12 years in public school, 4 years in an online classical Christian school, and 12 years of teaching local homeschool students […]

Magistra #5

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year. Magistra has a B.A. in Human Communication from Abilene Christian University, and a love of languages sparked by studying Greek while there. She also learned Tagalog while she and her husband […]

Magistra #8

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year.

Marie Owens

Marie Owens grew up in Michigan and attended Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, where she graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in biology.  She attended the Medical University of South Carolina (in Charleston), earning a PhD in microbiology and immunology.  (As you might guess, little things are important to her.)  She […]

Mystery Teacher #1

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year. He has a deep understanding of the classical world, having earned his BA in Classical Civilizations at Florida State University.  He has a creative, fun-loving approach in the classroom that […]

Mystery Teacher #2

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year. He holds a Ph.D in Philosophy and has many years of teaching experience in classical education in both “brick and mortar” and online schools. He has taught courses in classical […]

Mystery Teacher #3

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year. For the past ten years Magistra/Magister has taught every level of Latin (grammar, logic, rhetoric) to homeschoolers, in a brick and mortar school, and at an online academy. The students […]

Mystery Teacher #4

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year. He has a BA in mathematics and a Master’s of Education, and he has 16 years of teaching experience, including three in a classical Christian online environment. In addition to […]

Mystery Teacher #6

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year.

Mystery Teacher #7

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year. He has over three decades of teaching experience in colleges and universities, focusing on classical Christian education, Trivium-based curriculum development and consulting in both “brick and mortar” and online schools. […]

Mystery Teacher #9

New at WHA for the 2015-16 school year, this teacher’s name and full bio will be published after the end of the 2014-15 school year.

Starlet Baker

If you were to ask her family, they would tell you that Starlet’s love of reading, writing and teaching were evident very early on. If she didn’t have her nose buried in a book or if she wasn’t writing in her journal, she was playing school (and most likely coercing her little brother into playing […]

Todd Lowery

Todd Lowery graduated from Wheaton College with a Master of Arts in Political Science and received his Master of Divinity from Reformed Theological Seminary. He serves as the Pastor of Christian Education and Minister to Young Families with Children at Plains Presbyterian Church in Zachary, Louisiana, just north of Baton Rouge.  Prior to his call […]