Darnell Garner, Assistant Principal at Ryder Math and Science Academy. I am a proud graduate of Chicago Public Schools for both elementary school and high school. I received my undergraduate degree from WIU and my graduate degrees and teaching certifications from Northwestern University. I am a certified Diverse Learner Educator with multiple endorsements including MS Education Leadership and Administration Type 75. I have taught both general education and diverse learners for a combine 17 years proudly for CPS before becoming a CPS administrator. While in school, I played both basketball and football and now I enjoy coaching my students after school and on weekends. I am a passionate Chicago sports fan and attend all the games I can. Other interests I have are reading and working out. The most important life lesson I have learned as an educator and school leader is always do whats right for children.