Andrew Sapp

North Billerica, Massachusetts

"The world will be saved by beauty..." Prince Myshkin, in "The Idiot", by Fyodor DostoevskyToo much to go into, especially for an English major who can't say in two sentences what he can say in three paragraphs :-)>This will have to suffice:• Grew up in and around Kansas City, MO until age 15. • Lived in Idaho from 15 to 20.• Married after high school, one son ('76), divorced 1-1/2 years later.• Six years in the Navy as an Electricians Mate, 76-82.• USS Conquest (MSO 488), Seattle, WA '78-'82.• Married Anne in 1980: one son ('83), two daughters ('87, '96).• Marine Electrician, WA & AK, '82'-'86, '90• Started college at 26; BA in English in '88, M.Ed. in '90.• Taught high school English in Seattle area, '90-'97• Back to graduate school in Massachusetts, '97-'00.• Figured out that academia was even more vicious & petty than K-12 education, '99.• Teaching high school English in Concord, MA '00-present.• Army Reserve & National Guard '94-'07.• Kuwait & Iraq '04-'05.• Regular visitor to VA hospital Bedford & Jamaica Plain, MA, '06-present.• Member, Disabled American Veterans (DAV)• Professed to Secular Franciscan Order '09.

  • Work
    • Concord-Carlisle High School
  • Education
    • Fruitland High School
    • Ontario High School
    • Yale University
    • University of Massachusetts Amherst
    • Harvard Graduate School of Education