Faculty & Staff at Baker

Learning By Doing

James Leesch

MS Math Teacher


Supplementary Title: ie Division Coordinator:  MS Team Leader

What do you like best about working at Baker:  I’m thankful for the freedom to meet each child where they are in their development.  I love the challenge of constantly evaluating my teaching and how to best challenge the students.

Where did you get your degree(s):  Davidson College

What is the greatest gift you hope to bestow upon your students:   I want to give them the confidence to analyze the world through the lens of mathematics and empower them to use math to change it for the better.

What is a fun fact about yourself?  I own over 400 boardgames and write role-playing games for fun.

  • Joined Baker: 2018
  • Email: jleesch@bakerdemschool.org