Ryan Barker / On-Camera Teacher
Ryan Barker is Opportunity Education's on-camera teacher for Social Studies. He is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in Elementary Education. He has a Master's degree from Peru State College. He has been teaching at Lewis Central Middle School in Council Bluffs, Iowa for 12 years, primarily focused on Grade 6 Social Studies. He believes his wife, Dana, is truly the best teacher he has ever seen. Dana and Ryan have a beautiful daughter, Kendall, that Ryan states "puts a smile on my face in an instant." In his free time Ryan enjoys playing sports.