Dr. Witschorik

History Teacher

Dr. Witschorik earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Spanish from the University of Notre Dame where he achieved summa cum laude and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Other achievements include Master of Divinity degree - University of Notre Dame, Master of Arts, History degree - University of California, Berkeley and a Doctor of Philosophy, History- University of California, Berkeley.

As a history teacher, Dr. Witschorik's goal as a BASIS Independent educator is, "to share my passion for history and social studies with my students in all the different courses I teach."

"I chose BASIS Independent Silicon Valley because of the school's commitment to challenging academic standards and standards of excellence across the board," he says emphatically.

When he's not in the classroom, Dr. Witschorik enjoys reading, exercising, movies and traveling. "One of my favorite hobbies is music, including playing the saxophone and singing with a local choir," he shares.