Classes: Psychology and Theory of Knowledge
Degrees: Secondary Education with an Emphasis in English
Counseling- Human Relations
Mythological Studies with an emphasis in depth psychology
Welcome! My name is Mr. Kolesar. I'm proud to be a Stampede!
I graduated from ASU West earning a Bachelor's degree in Secondary Education with an emphasis in English. I began my teaching career in the Paradise Valley School District and where I taught at Pinnacle High School for 6 years. I moved to Valley Vista High School when I moved to the West Valley, and I taught Dual Enrollment English, Senior English and Mythology during my 9 years there. In the past, I have coached Girls Varsity Tennis and Girls Varsity Golf. In the past, I have taught: computer science, honors English, English 1-8, creative writing, film, mythology, philosophy, human rights, theory of knowledge, psychology, Drama 1-4 and technical theatre.
In addition to my BA in Secondary Education, I have also earned two graduate degrees. I have a MA from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Mythological Studies with an emphasis in Depth Psychology. I have finished the coursework in the PhD program from Pacifica. I also have earned a MA in Education: Counseling-Human Relations from NAU.