David FriptEducation Advisor

David Fript taught history at the Latin School of Chicago from 1985 until he retired in 2018.  He holds a Masters in Teaching from the University of Chicago and is a Teacher Fellow of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Throughout his long career, he taught various courses in European, Middle Eastern, and American history to middle and high school students.   He believes in student-focused classrooms and project-based learning, and he is especially enthusiastic about simulations and role plays as remarkably powerful means to those ends.  Consequently, he is the co-Founder of Reactlearning, a computer application company that makes it easier for educators to use simulations and role play games more effectively. In addition to his teaching career, David is a professional voice actor.

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