George Lucas Educational Foundation

Tanner Jones

Chair of English Department

Tanner Jones is a veteran teacher with 17 years of classroom experience teaching secondary and post-secondary literature and writing. He is presently the Chair of the English Department at Basalt High School in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains and a freelance writer on educational topics. Outside of school, he gets inspired by hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, and skiing in the mountains with his family.


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