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Zachary Parkin, a Highland Middle School teacher.
grew up in Fenwick, Mich., and graduated from
Central Montcalm High School. I later graduated from Central Michigan
The reason I want to teach is I had a
teacher in middle school that turned me around on education as a whole and
inspired me. I went from being a drifter - just making it through - to being a
honors student. Ever since that point, I have wanted to have the same influence
My favorite memory from my own days in school is spending time with friends at bowling practice.
In my spare time I go bowling, play
board games and spend time with friends.
My favorite book is the Hobbit.