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Mr. Sheffield joined the Jefferson Street Campus staff in 2007, and he loves his job. He has taught English, Biology, Philosophy, Physical Education, and Family and Consumer Science classes. Mr. Sheffield started the Jefferson Street Campus Garden in 2012 and immensely enjoys gardening and cooking with his students. Mr. Sheffield is committed to helping young Jeffersonians become well-rounded, thoughtful, responsible, civically engaged individuals.
Mr. Sheffield graduated with B.A in philosophy and religion from Hendrix College in 2005 where he played baseball, was the sports editor and a columnist for the school newspaper The Profile, and received the Robert G. Shoemaker Award for excellence in philosophy. He then completed master’s coursework in philosophy from the University of Arkansas where he taught as a graduate assistant. He completed his Master of Arts in Teaching from Missouri State University in 2017. Mr. Sheffield is also an instructor at Crowder College.