Mr. Shook teaches Middle School Science (6-8) as well as the 7th and 8th History. He has been at Valor Christian Academy since 2016 and has 28 years of teaching experience. He earned a Secondary Teaching Credential at National University, a Master of Arts degree in Humanities from California State University, Dominguez Hills, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Government (Foreign Affairs) from Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. His passion is connecting the subject material to the students through multiple teaching strategies and always through the lens of a Christian worldview. His favorite aspect of teaching is seeing the students connect the textbook material with their personal experience and knowledge. Mr. Shook is also a Pastor at the Church of Redondo Hills where he serves with his wife of 27 years, Irene. They have two adult children and two grandchildren. Mr. Shook likes traveling (Israel was his favorite trip), reading (especially Biblical and History themes), and sports (Go Denver Broncos and Nuggets).
“Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'” John 14:6.