Degrees and Certifications:
Masters of Arts in Middle Levels ELA and Social Studies - Georgia State University Gifted Certification
Mr. Eric Schirmer
Eric Schirmer is an eighth grade teacher at Malcom Bridge Middle School and will be teaching Social Studies. After receiving his Masters from Georgia State University, he taught five years at Wesley International Academy in Atlanta. While there, Mr. Schirmer served as the team lead for sixth grade as well as the department chair for middle school Social Studies. Mr. Schirmer has traveled internationally with his students to China, Dominican Republic, and Peru. The month he spent in China was academically focused while the two trips to Latin America were service based. He is excited to bring his worldly experiences to the students of Oconee County. Recently receiving his gifted certification, Mr. Schirmer will look to challenge his students to understand the eighth grade content through a sense of open-mindedness and an international perspective.