Alex Riggs is a 2018-19 Teach Plus Illinois Teaching Policy Fellow. Alex teaches 9th grade Algebra 1 at Pritzker College Prep, a campus of the Noble Network Charter Schools in Chicago’s Hermosa neighborhood, where he also coaches math team and sponsors student government and the Smash the Patriarchy club. Alex has coached Varsity and JV boys and girls soccer and JV boys basketball. He is a 2016 Hollyhock Fellow through Stanford University’s Center to Support Excellence in Teaching and a Detroit TFA Alum. He graduated from Depauw University with a BA in Behavioral Economics and received his MAT in Secondary Math Education from Oakland University.