PBS Digital Innovator 2017

Sebastian Byers

Sebastian Byers North Carolina
  • WTVI
  • Union Early College and Union County Virtual
  • Charlotte, North Carolina

Sebastian teaches Earth and Environmental Science, AP Biology and AP Environmental Science. He is the North Carolina PBS Digital Innovator 2017. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and received his teaching certification from UNC Charlotte. He is a candidate for a Master of Educational Leadership Candidate (May 2018) at Queens University of Charlotte. Sebastian has been featured in a recent PBS Blog on Climate Change. He was a panelist for the PBS Climate Conversations webinar series (Sept-Oct 2017) featuring Frontline/Inconvenient Sequel featuring the films producers and NASA Climatologist. Sebastian is a Fellow for the North Carolina Science Leadership Association.Sebastian is a member of Kappa Delta Pi Educational Honors Society. He is a member of the National Science Teachers Association and a ListenWise Digital Advocate. Sebastian enjoys family time, cycling, kayaking, hiking and model rocketry. 

Fun Fact: Sebastian is teaching himself how to play guitar

Follow Sebastian on Twitter at @scienceteachme.