Dr. Beach is beginning his 23rd
year of teaching and fourteenth at Eastview High School; prior to
Eastview, he taught at Valley Middle School. Dr. Beach teaches Advanced Placement European History
(grade 11) and Honors American Government & Citizenship (grade 9).
Dr. Beach is a consultant for the College Board and frequently facilitates workshops at colleges and universities across the Midwest concerning curriculum design and instruction of AP European History. He has also presented at the American Education Research Association annual meetings, the National Council for the Social Studies annual conference and the Minnesota Council for the Social Studies annual conference.
Most recently Dr. Beach was named to the College Board Test Development Committee for AP European History, and in 2010 he was named the Minnesota Social Studies Teacher of the Year by the Minnesota Council for the Social Studies.
In addition to teaching, Dr. Beach coaches varsity football and is the Adviser for Eastview's chapter of National Honor Society.