Mr. Scott Shaw, M.E.d., Scott earned his B.S. in History and Political Science from Houston Baptist University and a M.Ed. in Curriculum Design and Instruction from Southern Methodist University. He has 20 years of teaching experience including middle school Texas and U.S. History and high school on-level U.S. History and Advanced Placement® U.S. History. Mr. Shaw was awarded the Teacher of the Year award at McKinney North High School. He has presented workshops at the district level focusing on improving TAKS scores, writing presentations at the Texas Council for the Social Studies State Convention, and also was a certified Ruby Payne "Teaching Students in Poverty" trainer.