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Derek Graves

Derek Graves

Director of STEM Education

Derek Graves shares his multidisciplinary expertise and background in the development of curriculum that builds computational thinking and delivers complex science, engineering, and mathematics courses and electives for our gifted students.

Mr. Graves holds a double degree from Swarthmore College in mathematics and philosophy, and pursued additional mathematics pedagogy coursework at Brown University. Prior to that, he earned an I.B. diploma from a United World College school in Mbabane, Swaziland. Prior to taking on this role, Mr. Graves taught Advanced Mathematics, Computer Science at Grayson.