Degrees and Certifications:
B.E. in Marketing and Business Education MA in Teaching Michigan Secondary Professional Certificate VM, GX
Mr. Chris Crews
Chris Crews is in his 17th year as a Marketing and Business Teacher at Trenton High School. Mr. Crews teaches all Business, Personal Finance, and AP Computer Science classes at THS. He makes his home in Brownstown with his wife and two daughters.
He graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in both Marketing and Business Education from Eastern Michigan University and earned his Master's Degree from Marygrove College. Prior to teaching, Mr. Crews worked in sales and management in the coffee industry.
With a strong belief that Inquiry Based Learning, more specifically Project Based Learning, is beneficial to student discovery, Mr. Crews strives to bring real world experiences into the classroom while implementing technology. Furthmore, an emphasis is placed on developing Career and Employability Skills both in and out of the classroom. Students perform Work-Based Learning in the form of Job Shadows, Field Trips and Student Travel. Each year, Mr. Crews takes students to New York City, Chicago, and Pigeon Forge, TN to name a few.
In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Mr. Crews serves on the Trenton Public Schools Technology Team, as the faculty advisor to The CyberPatriot Club, and as the The Virtual Enterprise Coordinator. In his spare time he reads, travels with his family and enjoys golf. Please follow him on Twitter: @businesscrews or read his blog, That's My Business.