Bill Bowles - Master Media Specialist

Bill Bowles is an ambassador for all that is good about public education. A gifted educator, Mr. Bowles just concluded over 20 years with the Detroit Public Schools as a media specialist. Most of his tenure was spent at Western International High School, a Detroit Public School on the resurgent southwest side of the city. Bill is an excitable lifelong learner. A passionate student of the world, Bill has taught and lived in Benin, Nigeria and Nicaragua. I met Bill in 2007 on a 15-day trip for educators to Saudi Arabia. Here Bill speak about his experience here. He is the kind of teacher who constantly thirsts for knowledge of all kinds. He reads voraciously and has engaged in professional lea