Degrees and Certifications:
BS Northern Illinois University MFA Colombia University Reading Certification Concordia University
Mr. Paul Cushing
Mr. Cushing has taught in Forest Park for over 30 years. During that time he has taught Middle School Science and Math, 6th grade and 3rd grade. He is currently the reading specialist at Field-Stevenson School. As the reading specialist he is responsible for helping all classes with reading as well as working with students who may be struggling with reading. He also runs the Book-it program, the yearly Read-In/Book Fair and for the past 3 years he has incorporated the One School/One Book program at Field-Stevenson.