Ryan Spass is a high school math teacher at Bronx High School for Law and Community Service, a public school in Bronx, NY. Ryan was previously the test coordinator for two years and is currently the program chair at his school. He received a B.A. in History from the University of Pittsburgh in 2003, a Master of Journalism from the University of Maryland in 2005 and a M.A. in Education at the City College of New York (CCNY) in 2008. After graduating from CCNY, Ryan was a Fellow Advisor for new teachers entering the New York City Teaching Fellows program. As a member of the 2012 SPA NYC cohort, Ryan is looking forward to collaborating with his fellow teachers in order to improve NYC public schools and the communities that surround them.