Ryan Werenka

About Ryan

Ryan Werenka has been teaching social studies for 17 years. He is the social studies department head at Troy High School in Troy, Michigan. Werenka is also a husband, father, alum of Western Michigan University and a die-hard Detroit Pistons fan.

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Education Oct 18

Column: 2016 is making me rethink how I teach elections

Assigning students to watch the presidential debates and discussing candidate's platforms have been fairly commonplace practices for most U.S. government and civics teachers -- until Election 2016. Ryan Werenka teaches AP U.S. government and economics in Michigan and says this…

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