About Ryan @MrW_THS
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 18Column: 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…