Jeff Howenstein is from St. Louis, MO. He attended the University of Colorado with a degree in Geography, Education, and a Master's in Education Equity and Cultural Diversity. He started teaching at Casey Junior High in 1989. He moved over to Boulder High School in 1995. This year he will be teaching U.S. History, 9th grade AVID, Freshmen seminar, and sponsoring the Environmental Club. He is also the parent of two Boulder High students.