Aaron Kugler joined Meridian in August 2016 as a fifth grade teacher. Aaron is originally from the Midwest and has a bachelors degree in education from the University of Wyoming. Recently he has been teaching intermediate grade levels in the Austin area. This has included English as a Second Language classes and sixth grade gifted and talented /academy students. He has also worked to integrate technology into instruction in unique ways. He is certified in education through sixth grade and in English as a Second Language. He has been interested in being at Meridian since reading about our program – his degree concentration was on cultural diversity and he wishes to continue supporting the IB inquiry process. Aaron has completed Category 1 IB-PYP training.