Educational resume of Dr. GordonHe started his career in education with the Spoon River Valley school district teaching high school history. He would also coach football, basketball, and track. Since then, Dr. Gordon has also served stints in the Winchester and Abingdon-Avon school districts before moving on to Bluford. Dr. Gordon is originally from Abingdon, where his parents Jim and Carolyn raised him with his sister Kate. He attended school in the Abingdon district. In addition, he is a graduate of Abingdon High School. He would receive his Bachelor’s Degree from Monmouth College. Additionally, he would earn his Master’s Degree from Bradley University, and his Doctorate from Western Illinois University. Upon arrival, he will reside within the school district with his wife Jessica. They have four children Lyla, Beau, Mack, and Dewey.
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