Welcome to Mr. Cook's English PageEric Cookcooke@iss.k12.nc.us
“Writing and learning and
thinking are the same process.”--William ZinsserMy Classroom Mission
My first goal as a teacher is help students learn to think. I see this skill as the one thing that will ensure success in life, no matter what path a person chooses.About Me
I graduated from WIHS in 1993 and received my bachelor's degree in English and philosophy from Duke University in 1997. I came back to West to teach in 2004. I teach Eng. II, III, and IV, serve as the advisor for the Beta Club. I became a National Board Certified Teacher in 2007 and completed my Master's degree in school administration at Gardner-Webb University in 2013.