Dr. Neil Stanley
Dr. Neil Stanley is a passionate educator with nearly a decade of classroom experience. Whether leading seminars and lectures in University, discussing literature and writing techniques with primary age children or providing one on one tutoring, Dr. Stanley is comfortable in a wide range of academic settings.
Dr. Stanley received his Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Guelph in 2011, his Master of Arts in History from Western University in 2012 and his Doctor of Philosophy in History from Western University in 2017. His research deals with sports, communal identity and the legacy of deindustrialization.
Dr. Stanley has been working at Wells Academy since 2018. He currently teaches Critical Reading and Creative Writing courses for Grade 3-4, 5-6 and 7-9, Advanced Writing for Gr.5-6 and Gr.7-9, Academic Writing for Gr.9-10
In his spare time, he enjoys spending long hours researching film history, snuggling with his dogs Buddy and Daisy, and composing songs on his guitar.