Chad Zwolinski is a 2022-2023 Michigan Collaborative Teacher Leader and an AP US History Teacher at Rochester High School in Rochester, Michigan. He has served as the Summer Learning Principal in the district for the past 8 years while also sponsoring the Social Studies National Honor Society at his school. Previously, he has been a mentor teacher and curriculum leader for US History. Chad was presented with the Excellence in Education Award by Rochester Community Schools (2022), recognized as a 2014 Presidential Scholar Award Teacher, and has also been nominated for Gilder Lehrman Michigan Teacher of the year. He earned his BA in History, Sociology, and English before obtaining his Masters in Arts & Teaching from Oakland University.