Teacher of the Week: Charles Divine


Interview by: Alexis McCraken

How many years have you been teaching?

10 years

Was teaching your first career choice?

No, I thought I wanted to be an Academic Counselor for college football players.

What are your likes and dislikes of teaching?

Likes- educating young people, helping students (helping those that can’t help themselves)

Dislikes- the profession can be political at times

What college did you attend?

College of Wooster- Bachelors in Economics

Kent State University- Masters in Athletic Administration

Did you attend Conway High School as a student?

No, from Cleveland, OH

What is your favorite sport? team?

Football, Cleveland Browns (And yes I know- We Suck!)

What are some of your hobbies?

Fishing, going to the beach, working out, traveling (to major cities)

What are some things you like about Conway High School?

Love the students

Very diverse population, many backgrounds- interests

teachers can have a major impact on CHS students

What would you like to see changes at Conway High School?

Work experience for students

manual labor for students with discipline referrals

additional pep rallies, celebrations for quality students

additional menu items for students such as Subway, Chick-fil-A

If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be and why?

San Diego- perfect weather, on the beach