Degrees and Certifications:
BS in Accounting Louisiana Teacher Certificate Certifications in Word, PowerPoint, Excel, CIW Internet basics, Customer Service, OSHA, FEMA, and SP2 Automotive.
Mr. Blum's approach to teaching Business Computer Application is to find how each student can best learn the material and then set up the coursework to accommodate them. He also believes in providing motivation through rewards and incentives for staying on task.
Mr. Blum is in his eighth year at Chalmette High School having come from Shaw High School where he taught for one year. He comes from the business world having worked 30 years in sales, management, and accounting. He was responsible for managing multi-million dollar companies and overseeing hundreds of employees. He has a degree in accounting from the University of New Orleans in 1977 and recieved his teaching certification from Our Lady of Holy Cross College in 2011.
There is nothing nobler to Mr. Blum than to help a student improve, whether it is academically, socially, athletically, or morally. He can use his life experiences to pass on advice and options to children who are looking for answers and direction in their life.
Mr. Blum is married for 42 years. He has two daughters and three grandsons that make him very proud.