Dr. DeSantis
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Physics Teacher and Adjunct Education Professor

Wes DeSantis, Ed. D

Dr. DeSantis is a High School Physics Teacher with over ten years of experience and has been involved in university level research/instruction for over two years.  He has been involved in devising NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) curriculum for Ridgefield High School (CT) and their Alternative High School. During this time, he has helped lead many technology rollouts in both assessing the technology itself while also creating professional devolvement.

At the university level Dr. DeSantis recently completed peer reviewed research involving the use of Mixed-Reality Simulations in the training of pre-service teachers. This has led him to a position in the Doctorate in Leadership Advisory Board as well as teaching undergraduate and doctorial level courses at Western Connecticut State University.