Mr. Burgess brings over 20 years teaching experience from Ferguson-Florissant School District and Grand Center Arts Academy. Mr. Burgess designed executed and evaluated lessons in Physical Science and Honors Physics. He is Project Lead the Way (PLTW) certified in Principles of Engineering. Mr. Burgess also brings experience in teaching and writing curriculum for Chemistry Survey, Physics Survey, and Biology. Mr. Burgess also taught Forensics, Animal Behavior and Biology at Grand Center Arts Academy. Additionally, Mr. Burgess has worked for Special School District of St. Louis County as a Homebound teacher. He recently returned from teaching abroad at the Best Organization International School in Zhengzhou China, where he taught Biology and Chemistry. Mr. Burgess holds certification in Unified Science Biology 9-12 grades. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences and a minor in Chemistry from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.