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Aaryk Drake
Instructional Coach
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Faculty - Julia Randall Elementary School

Aaryk Drake has always had a passion for learning.  Upon leaving the U.S. Army he needed a new career since he was not fit for retirement.  He went back to school and earned a teaching degree from the University of Phoenix.  He taught as a substitute teacher in Chicagoland for a couple of years before moving back to Phoenix to join a small charter school that was starting up (Pensar Academy).  He taught math and science at Pensar for 5 years at various grade levels and went back to school and earned his Master of Education Degree from GCU during that time.  Along with a passion for learning and a love of education he is an armature carpenter, bulldog owner, biker, fitness, and board game enthusiast.