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Education

BA in Theatre from UAB (University of Alabama at Birmingham)

MFA in Theatre from FAU (Florida Atlantic University)



Bio

 

2nd Block BEGINNING THEATRE (performance class) CODES TO KNOW:

Google Classroom Code (Beginning Theatre)= 5mouvs

REMIND = Send the text message @jetstexbeg     to this number 81010

 

3rd block ADVANCED Technical Theatre CODES TO KNOW:

Google Classroom Code (Adv. Tech Theatre)= 2r4p11b

REMIND = Send the text message  @jcjetstex2    to this number 81010

 

4th Block INTERMEDIATE Technical Theatre CODES TO KNOW:

Google Classroom Code (Int. Tech Theatre)= p3fbdw

REMIND = Send the text message  @intjetstex    to this number 81010

 

Mr. Merritt has taught high school for 12 years and has taught part time at the college/university level as an adjunct Professor of Theatre. Mr. Merritt has lived in Madison, AL, since 2006 with his wife Jessica.  They have two kids, Noah & McKayla, who attend Columbia Elementary School & James Clemens High School.  Mr. Merritt enjoys learning, theatre, film, cooking, exercising, writing, discovering new music, attending concerts, laughing, watching college football, WORKING HARD & spending time with his family.  Mr. Merritt has written grants from ING, the Alabama State Council on the Arts, the Alabama State Department of Education, the Alabama License Tag Committee, & is a Fund For Teachers Fellow.  Mr. Merritt has also partnered with Alabama State Representatives to secure grants for theatre program needs.  Mr. Merritt has held leadership positions within ACT & ALEdTA (the two state wide theatre organizations that exist in Alabama).  Mr. Merritt is currently treasurer of ALEdTA (Alabama Thespians).