Darrell Jones teaches U.S. history at Armstrong Middle School in Starkville, Mississippi. He worked as an aircraft mechanic and retired as a technical sergeant E-6 before becoming a history teacher.
Darrell’s Recent Stories
Education May 29Column: How I answer my students’ tough questions about military service
Darrell Jones, who served in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years, shares how he teaches his classes about the history of Memorial Day and how he answers the question often posed by his students: does he know anyone who…
Education Nov 10Why I became a middle school teacher after 20 years in the military
Darrell Jones served in the U.S. Air Force for more than 20 years. Now a teacher, this veteran says he continues to "serve my country and take care of our children."…