Mr. Dean Backus

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Mr. Dean Backus

Born in Germany, raised in Seattle.  Attended Charles Wright Academy and Momoyama Gakuin in Osaka, Japan. Graduated from the University of Oregon with a BA in Telecommunications and Film Studies and a minor in English; subsequently obtained a Masters in Education from Portland State University.  10+ years of classroom teaching experience, 3 years at Scappoose in the Language Arts department.  Also certified in Social Studies.  Award-winning playwright/essayist/short story author.