Mr. Javier is new to the Aquinas community this year. He has 3 years of teaching experience in the area of Social Studies and Religion at the middle school level. He holds a B.A. in Sociology with a minor in History from UC Irvine as well as an M.A. in Secondary Education from LMU. Mr. Javier also has a California Single Subject Teaching Credential in Social Studies. He most recently attended Core Instructional Practices workshops and is an LMU School of Education Alumni and a Catholic Archdiocese School Teachers Alumni. His interests include American History, Advanced Placement teaching, and Common Core writing.