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13. Shawn Sheehan 2016 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year

EPISODE 13: Shawn Sheehan 2016 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year


Shawn Sheehan TOY.


Shawn Sheehan is a special education math teacher who describes himself as a Filipino male who was adopted by a proud, Irish, hockey loving military family that would sing Fleetwood Mac songs in their family car.  Shawn hoped to join the Air Force like his father, but due to medical reasons he had to choose another occupation- teaching.




Twitter: SPSheehan


Website: Teach Like Me, 1st Day of Class


Video: Norman High School Algebra Channel


Video:  Gates Foundation Presentation Cultivating a Calling


Video: Oklahoman News Interview


Internet Resource Website: Youtube, Twitter


Recommended Book: Prefers the following Podcasts

ELAOK (ELA Oklahoma) Podcast with Josh Flores

OKMath (Oklahoma Math) Podcast with Levi Patrick

Art of Learning with Eli Burrop


Educational Quote:  “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” -Theodore Roosevlet



Final Period Before the Final Bell


Morning Person or Night Owl:

• Morning


Mac or PC:

• PC


Favorite Childhood Book:

Goosebumps Series


First Paying Job:

• Sandwich maker in a sandwich shop with my mother


Favorite Television Show:

• The Walking Dead


Latest Musical Download:

• The latest album from The Weekend


Who would you invite for dinner:

• Stan Lee


What would you do during an unexpected snow day?

• Video Games


Next Item on Bucket List:

• Learn how to play the piano


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