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Mr. Keith Creighton
Keith Creighton is a middle school teacher at Dennis Lab School. He teaches Project Based Learning, 7th grade Social Studies, and 8th grade Humanities. He also serves as the department head for the middle school. He graduated from Millikin University with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree in acting and went on to Trinity Christian College to earn his teaching certificate. In May of 2016, he earned his Master’s degree in Teacher Leadership from Eastern Illinois University.
Mr. Creighton is married to Beth Creighton, a professor of music at Millikin University, and they have one daughter who also attends Dennis Lab School. He likes to spend his time playing board games, watching Star Wars, geocaching, and other equally geeky hobbies and interests.
He believes in the power students have to change the world if they work together and learn how to become leaders. His classes are designed with the fundamentals of Project Based Learning in his lessons. Learning should be fun and he hopes students learn a lot and enjoy the classes they take with him.