Physical Education

Jeff Jones

Jeff’s favorite sports are stand up paddle surfing, mountain biking, and hiking, though he also enjoys swimming and CrossFit.

Biography

Jeff Jones has 25 years teaching experience. His career began teaching Social Studies in Alaska, while being the Head Boys Basketball Coach. This is also where he went to college (University of Alaska, Anchorage) and received his degrees in History and Secondary Education.

After moving to California, the place where he grew up and where much of his family resides, Jeff added two subject matter credentials that allowed him to teach both Health and Physical Education. He continued coaching basketball in California (with his total years reaching 20), teaching both boys and girls. Jeff is excited to be Team Sports and Outdoor Education teacher at DAIS as well as the Head Boys Basketball Coach.

Jeff loves health and fitness activities. His favorites are stand up paddle surfing, mountain biking, and hiking, though he also enjoys swimming and CrossFit. He also likes traveling and learning about different cultures, ethnicities and ways of living. DAIS is his first international teaching position and he looks forward to everything this opportunity presents.