Stephen Volz, Mr. Stephen, is from Portland, Oregon and for his second year at St. Paul. He attended Lewis and Clark College and has spent over three decades teaching middle and high school. He has taught a myriad of social studies courses and brings a liberal arts approach to learning with ciritical thinking as the key component to education. Prior to teaching in Vietnam he taught for five years in Myanmar. Stephen has traveled to several continents and attended three different World Cup football tournaments in France, Germany and Brazil. He was a competitive athlete and now enjoys the local culture and exploring the Hanoi area by bike.