Social Studies

David Hopkinson

David enjoys traveling around the world in order to see the different places he teaches about in his history classes.

Biography

David Hopkinson joined DAIS as a high school history teacher. He was born and raised in Northern California before moving to Arizona where he earned his degree in Secondary Education/History and a Master’s in Educational Leadership. David met his wife Dyanne, who also joined the DAIS community as a PE teacher, in Arizona where they both played soccer for Grand Canyon University.

David taught in Arizona for 14 years and more recently spent 3 years teaching at an International school in Dongguan, Guangdong, China. He loves to keep active by participating in sports and enjoys traveling around the world in order to see the different places he teaches about in his history classes.