BHS teacher and CSUB adjunct-professor Jeremy Adams is a leading advocate for accountability and professionalism in the teaching ranks.
His honors include the Jim Burke Education Foundation's Rising Star Teaching Award, the Kern Reading Association Outstanding Student Teacher Award. the 2012 MMB Boutique Book Prize from Middleman Book, the 2012 "Kern County Teacher of the Year," and being named a 2013 semi-finalist for the California Department of Education's "California Teacher of the Year" award.
In honoring Adams, the KCSOS noted that Adams has "created a student enthusiasm for the AVID program, as well as the Advanced Placement Government, World History and Economics classes he teaches." Also noted the KCSOS, "through his creativity and passion for the Earl Warren Cup, an academic competition he created six years ago, Adams has established and maintained an innovative way to engage students in civic education."
Jeremy Adam's on C-SPAN speaking on Bakersfield High alum Earl Warren. Click Here.
In TheSecrets ofTimeless Teachers: Instruction that Works in Every Generation, Jeremy S. Adams argues that the methods, habits, and behaviors that constitute powerful teaching do not change over time. In fact, an effective and impactful teacher a hundred years ago used many of the same habits and strategies a powerful teacher uses today.