Tyler Overstreet earned his B.A. in History and Education from the University of Illinois and has been teaching since 2011. He is a Newsela Certified Educator, Newsela Teacher Trainer, Newsela Resource Writer, and a Google Certified Educator. Tyler is a high school teacher in Danville, Illinois and is passionate about providing students a voice while creating an authentic and hands-on classroom. Tyler teaches sophomores through seniors in a co-taught English and History classroom.