Michele Russo

    Michele Russo


    (since 2017)

    Email: mrusso@southwesternacademy.edu

    Extension: 221

    BIRTHPLACE: San Diego

    COLLEGE DEGREE: BS Home Economics Education, University of Montana, MA Community College Education, Northern Arizona University

    CLASSES TAUGHT: Biology, Earth Science, Math, Life Skills


    INTERESTS OTHER THAN TEACHING: Walking, Hiking, Traveling, Family, Reading, Music and Movies

    I LIKE TEACHING AT SOUTHWESTERN BECAUSE:  The students and the staff are all wonderful.  The campus is beautiful. And the small class size makes teaching and learning more fun and effective.

    FAVORITE QUOTE: “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”  John Lennon  

    MY TEACHING PHILOSOPHY: “Knowledge is Power” and “Students don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care”.