Michael Lee is a science educator at Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy, where he teaches Chemistry and is Project Lead for The Way Human Body Systems. In collaboration with other science educators, Michael exposes students to real-world sciences and modern technology to prepare them for an increasingly digital and scientific frontier. Michael is committed to ensuring that students have access to professional opportunities and academic supports in and out of the classroom to achieve their greatest potential. He proudly coaches Instituto’s Science Bowl teams, which earned 2nd place for two years at the Chicago Regional Competition. He also mentors a youth advocacy group, Young Organizers Leading Others, which promotes health awareness and amplifies student voice. Michael began teaching through Teach For America. He graduated with a BA in Biology from Kalamazoo College and an MAT in Secondary Science Education from National-Louis University.