Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. J Trevor Jacklin
This year I will be teaching only periods 1,2 and 3. My office hours will be before school, 4th Lunch and GOLD sessions, all by appointment.
I grew up in suburban Denver and am a huge Bronco fan. After going to college in Salt Lake City, Denver and London, England I graduated from Metropolitan State University in Denver with a BA in History and a minor in Political Science. I am married, and our son graduated from BGHS in 2019, earning the IB Diploma. He is a Dean's List student and Cross Country/Track athlete at Division II Northern State University in South Dakota. Go Wolves!
This is my 30th year at Goldwater. During my time at BG I have taught American History, World History, World History Honors, Am Government, Law in Society, IB TOK and both IB History courses. I have coached all 3 levels of boys' and girls' Basketball, Track, JV Baseball, Cross Country and the Mock Trial team.
I wrote the BGHS IB History curriculum and have taught IB History for 2 years and served as the Assistant IB Coordinator for 13 years and was the IB CAS Coordinator for 19 years.
P 1 & 4 IB 20th Century World History
P 2 IB Histroy of the Americas
P 3 Law in Society
P 6 American Government
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