Meet the Bugle Staff Spotlight member of the month, Mr. Derrick Wroten. Mr. Wroten is a long time Social Studies and Child Development/ACE Academy teacher in room 707.
Q: How long have you been teaching?
A: This would be my 18th year.
Q: Did you always plan on teaching?
A: I have known since high school that I wanted to work with high school students, but originally I wanted to be counselor. I eventually became a teacher instead.
Q: Where did you go to college?
A: I went to Riverside Community College then transferred to Cal State Long Beach
Q: Are you planning on involving yourself in clubs?
A: I was planning on doing a DJ Club but only two people showed up, one of which thought it was the Gamers Club, which is now run by Mr. C.
Q: What do you do in your free time? Hobbies?
A: I DJ for backyard stuff, birthday parties, quinces, park gatherings, etc.
Q: How long have you been a DJ?
A: About 8 years now, all the stuff is on the computer.
Q: Any favorite sports you are into? What are your favorite teams?
A: Football it’s the Steelers; soccer is the U.S., more international stuff; basketball it’s the Lakers; baseball is the Dodgers, obviously, and I like boxing.
Q: How long do you plan on teaching?
A: Probably for the next ten years or so.