Justin Kennington


Justin Kennington is entering his 20thyear as an educator and administrator having worked as a headmaster, Upper School and Middle School Supervisor, English teacher and department chair, Shakespeare coach, improvisation teacher, ballroom instructor, and best of all...fly-­‐fishing instructor. He has also worked in a variety of institutions including private schools, charter schools, colleges and universities in the area. Credentialed and licensed in Utah through the ARL program, he continues to develop his pedagogy graduating with his BA from BYU and MA from the Breadloaf School of English. He is currently ABD (all but dissertation) in the PhD program at Idaho State University where he anticipates, health permitting, on defending his dual dissertation “Shakespeare’s Illogical Fallacy” and “Improv-­‐ing Writing” in August 2014. In his second year at Walden, “Mr. K.” is excited to work with and for great people in a great liberal arts school. In addition to teaching AP Lit. for Walden, he and fellow Waldonian Gwen Dutcher continue to develop a Shakespeare and theater program for middle and upper schools.