Staff Spotlight

Rick Crawford

Education Specialist

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Name

Rick Crawford

Position

Educational Specialist

What did you do prior to OGCS?

I was a teacher at Los Gatos Christian School.

How long have you been with OGCS?

8 years

Where did you grow up?

Los Gatos, CA

Where did you go to college?

San Jose State Univ.

Where do you live?

San Jose

What areas do you serve for OGCS?

Santa Clara co.

What do you think is/are the best thing(s) about OGCS?

I appreciate the flexibility that Ocean Grove offers both in determining my schedule and with academic choices. I enjoy supporting students as they grow as learners as well. Our school model offers parents the opportunity to choose how and what to teach their children.

Do (did) you homeschool your kids?

no

What is your favorite curriculum?

Beast Academy

What is your favorite read aloud book?

Where the Wild Things Are, Shel Silversteen poetry, Sucked into Cyberspace

What is your favorite field trip?

Anywhere where I can hike and see beautiful scenery.

What is your area of expertise?

phonics and language aquisition

What is your dream summer vacation?

Europe

What is your favorite subject to teach?

English or history

What do you like to do in your free time?

golf, walk, exercise

What is something interesting about yourself that many people might not know?

I'm a published author. My pen name is Ricky Bruce.

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Monterey
San Benito
Santa Clara
Santa Cruz
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ACS WASC Accredited
WASC Accredited
Independent Study
Individualized Learning Plans
Parent Choice
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