Ross Van Boven

6/7 Learning Community Leader | Boys & Girls Tennis Coach

Contact Information

Email: rvanboven@pky.ufl.edu
Phone: 352.392.1554

Biography

Education: B.A., Education, University of Florida;
M.Ed., Elementary Education, University of Florida;
Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Florida

Ross Van Boven is the 6th and 7th grade Learning Community Leader (LCL), and an avid GATOR fan. He is passionate about keeping students engaged in learning through student-led discussion, collaboration, and structures utilizing movement. He also works to guide students toward understanding how to think deeply, while also building qualities that aid in interpersonal communication. Ross spent the earlier portion of his teaching career in elementary school, both in Alachua County and here at PK Yonge.

When he is not working in the classroom, Ross loves to exercise, do some relaxing reading, and spend time at the beach. He also cherishes spending time with his family.