Pursuing Excellence for Tomorrow's Challenges
Degrees and Certifications:
National Board Certified Early Adolescence Generalist, B.S. in Accounting, a MEd. in Education Administration, and a PhD. in Education Administration
Dr. Michael Garris
I teach sixth-grade science at Chapin Intermediate School. I hold a B.S. in Accounting, a MEd. in Education Administration, and a PhD. in Education Administration from the University of South Carolina. My teaching preparation was from Columbia International University. I received National Board Certification in teaching in 2001 as Early Adolescent Generalist, encompassing students aged fifth- through ninth-grade. My NBCT certification is through 2021. I have extensive additional graduate work in the areas of math, science, social studies, and reading, as well as gifted and talented, read-to-succeed, and energy.