Mr. Martin, NBCT

8th Grade US History, Desert Ridge Middle School

APS/DRMS "Teacher Leader Facilitator", 2019/2020

NM PED Social Studies "Dream Team" Curriculum Writer, 2019/20

New Mexico Public Education Department Top 10 Teachers of the Year, 2018/19

GLI State History Teacher of the Year, 2017/18

GLI Top 10 History Teacher in the Nation, 2017/18

Golden Apple Awardee/Fellow

Google Certified Educator

Teachers for Global Classrooms Fellow

Student/Parent Travel Program Leader

Class Calendar

In the News:

Triple Traveling Teacher is “Addicted” to Travel - WorldStrides

Middle school teacher, Randy Martin talks about why he led three WorldStrides trips this year.

Teacher Values Technology as Powerful Learning Tool

Randy Martin, eighth grade social studies teacher at Desert Ridge Mid School, is this month's TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation Award winner.


Quiz 2 (8/28)

Using your new knowledge of Historiography, answer the following question in RACER in your journal or on a Google Doc:

What is history?


Student Contract and Parent Letter:

Due Friday, August 16, 2019

Student/Parent Information Survey (follow link below)