Jon SeyfriedHistory Teacher, Department Head
Mr. Seyfried is a traveler and a lifelong student. He has lived and studied around the world, as far away as England and Egypt. Originally from Chicago, Mr. Seyfried began his education career as a school librarian and middle school teacher. Since teaching at ATC, he has led students on three study trips, one to Europe and two to the East Coast (NYC and DC). He has coached the Cross Country Team and served as the Faculty Adviser for ATC's Student Council. Mr. Seyfried has also enjoyed coaching students who participate in National History Day. In the spring of 2012, Mr. Seyfried was awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. As a 2013 NEH Summer Scholar, he participated in an intensive seminar on the History of Central Asia at Ohio State University. Mr. Seyfried has been proud to introduce the AP Government course, the AP World History course, the AP US History course, and the AP European History course to ATC students. Mr. Seyfried has furthered his experience as an AP instructor in his work as an AP Reader for the World History AP Exam.