Mr. Skurek - GCT Teacher

About Me: Michael Skurek

Classes I Teach:

GCT Mathematics, etc. (GCT = Gifted, Creative and Talented)

Contact me:

mobile office phone: (262) 707-0279

What do you need to know about Mr. Skurek’s class?

My expectation is that students will have high expectations and work hard to achieve beyond expectations.

Favorite Quote:

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can't--you're right.” -Henry Ford

Favorite Class I Ever Took:

Engineering Statistics -- UW-Madison

Clubs I Run:

Future Cities, Rube Goldberg

Work History

Schonert's Bar (Racine) -- kankakee bowling pin setter
Shoreline Leader (Racine) -- newspaper delivery
S.C. Johnson & Son (Racine) -- factory worker
Paisan's Italian Restaurant (Madison) -- cook
Supreme Pizza (Madison) -- cook
Technical Services (Stevens Point) -- sound & light tech for bands
Substitute Teacher (Wisconsin Rapids) -- k-12 subbing and longterm sub
Teacher (Wisconsin Rapids) -- social studies and math
Technology Integrator (Wisconsin Rapids) -- 13 schools
Technology Integration Consultant (CESA5) -- 27 schools
Associate Principal (Wisconsin Virtual Academy)
Director of Curriculum (Wisconsin Virtual Learning)
Director of Technology (Northern Ozaukee School District)
Teacher (WAWM School District) -- Central High School math
Teacher (WAWM School District) -- grades 6-8 gifted, creative & talented

School History

Bayside School -- K-8
Jerstad Agerholm Junior High - 9
William Horlick High School -- 10-12
UW-Madison & UW-Stevens Point -- degrees in History, Broadfield Social Science, minor in Mathematics, with teacher certification
UW-Stevens Point -- Masters Degree
Cardinal Stritch -- Masters Degree in School Leadership/Administration
UW-Milwaukee -- certification in Alternative Education

My Family

1 wife, 3 children, and two dogs

My Hobbies

I enjoy bicycle touring, guitar/songwriting, cross country skiing, cooking, etc.

My Favorite Place to Travel

Route 66

My Classroom Website