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About Me





Hello Parents, Guardians and Students.


My Name is Paul Dodd.  I am honored to be given the opportunity of working with the 'little chiefs' at McCormick Elementary School for the 2021-22 School Year. It is a responsibility and opportunity I embrace and sincerely look forward to working alongside you to educate the students in the wonderful subject of Physical Education.


Resume and Biography


 I was born and raised in Sheffield, England.


I graduated from Sheffield Hallam University in 1995 with  B.A (Hons) 






 I attended Chiltern Teacher Training College in London, England.  I became a qualified Physical Education K -12 teacher in July 1998.  I am certified to teach in any country within the EEU (European Economic Union).





 I emigrated to the United States in 1998 and attended Lander University in Greenwood, SC where I graduated in December 2000 with a Masters in Elementary Education.  I passed the PRAXIS teaching exam in Elementary Education and Physical Education in July 2000, receiving K-12 certified teacher status in South Carolina.  I reside in Greenwood to this day, with my 13 year old son.





I taught Physical Education in Greenwood, SC from 2000 - 2010.

I taught Physical Education at John De La Howe school in McCormick, SC from 2010 - 2014.

I have taught Physical Education in McCormick , SC since October 2014.




Please feel free to contact me at [email protected] or call on 864.443.2292