Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. in English - Georgia Gwinnett College Secondary English Teaching Certification Gifted Teaching Certification Coach of Special Distinction - Nat'l Speech and Debate Assn.
Mr. Shawn Flickner
Shawn Flickner teaches 9th and 11th grade English at Peachtree Ridge High School. He is in his fourth year of teaching experience at the Ridge and has additional experience teaching throughout the county. He is the head coach and sponsor for the Ridge Rhetoric Speech and Debate team, and is a coach of merit through the National Speech and Debate Association. He also sponsors the PRHS chapter of the American Red Cross. He received his Bachelors in English from Georgia Gwinnett College, where he concentrated in Education. He is certified in secondary English and Gifted Education.
Mr. Flickner loves zombie movies (but not The Walking Dead), DC Comics (but not Batman), Atlanta United, and reading great fiction (but not romance). His favorite books include Max Brooks's World War Z, Richard Matheson's What Dreams may Come, and I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson.
When not reading, grading, and making lessons, he spends his free time playing video games, and training to be a trapeze artist.
If you need Mr. Flickner, you can find him in room A204, by emailing: Shawn_Flickner@gwinnett.k12.ga.us
Mr. Flickner's Schedule
Room - A-204
1st Block - 11th American Lit
2nd Block - 11th American Lit
3rd block - 9th Lit and Comp
4th Block - Planning