Science

Fabian Sanchez

Mr. Sanchez believes in motivating students and implementing a gradual release approach where students can ultimately work independently with limited guidance and supervision to achieve mastery.

Biography

Fabian Sanchez holds a Bachelor and Master of Science in chemical engineering from Louisiana Tech and Louisiana State University, respectively. Mr. Sanchez came to United States when he was 17 years old from Colombia, South America and earned a scholarship to complete his undergraduate studies from EXXON corporation. Mr. Sanchez worked in industry for 8 years in various fields prior to transitioning to a second career in teaching, his true passion.

Mr. Sanchez has been a secondary science teacher, primarily in the area of chemistry for the past 11 years: 2 years in Rhode Island, 7 years in Florida, and the last 2 years internationally in the United Arab Emirates. Fabian has taught chemistry including IB preparatory and IB chemistry, physical science, environmental and marine science to a multi-diversity of students of various backgrounds. Mr. Sanchez sees himself as a content facilitator and his goal as an educator is to inspire and instill that “I can be successful” approach in students that may not have always believe they can achieve. To that end, Mr. Sanchez believes in motivating students and implementing a gradual release approach where students can ultimately work independently with limited guidance and supervision to achieve mastery. In his spare time, Mr. Sanchez enjoys long walks in nature and learning about new cultures and places.