Mark Harnew is a 2018-19 Teach Plus Indiana Teaching Policy Fellow. Mark teaches government, economics, Indiana history, and world history at Whiting High School in Whiting, Indiana. Mark is the Vice President of the Whiting Federation of Teachers union, coaches the Whiting High School Girls’ tennis team, and is part of the instructional leadership team at Whiting High School. He completed a fellowship with the James Madison Legacy Project focusing on increasing civic participation. Mark previously taught 7th grade social studies at Griffith Middle School. He graduated from Ball State University with a BS in Secondary Social Studies Education.