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Jerry L. Parks's Bio:
Dr. Parks earned his B.S., M.A., and Ed.S degrees in education from Eastern Kentucky University, and Th.D in Biblical Theology from Trinity Theological Seminary in Newburgh, IN.

Jerry is a Nationally Board Certified Teacher, and currently Department Chairman, and teacher of ancient civilizations to seventh graders at Georgetown Middle School in Georgetown, KY. He has traveled in Middle Eastern cultures, and has earned numerous “Teacher of the Year” honors at the local, state, and national level. He was recently named to the USA Today 2003 Outstanding Teachers in America team.

For many years, he has been a speaker at National Middle School Association conferences, as well as the conference for National Council for the Social Studies. He currently mentors NBPTS teacher candidates, and teaches the GodStudy Adult Bible Fellowship class at Southland Christian Church, Lexington, KY.