An experienced educator and seasoned creative, Joel Hasemeyer has found great joy in working with students to help them develop their reading and writing skills, all while pursuing his own gifts and passions in music and art making.
Having spent 6+ years in the education system, Joel comes to TREE Academy with a California teaching credential and a wealth of knowledge in teaching strategies that provide creative ways to keep students engaged in class content. Having taught English Language Arts at both public and private schools, Joel has experience working with all types of students. Joel’s passion for teaching and reaching students comes from his own love for literature and a desire to help students experience the fullness and beauty of written language.
Alongside his teaching practice, Joel is a musician and artist. He leads the Los Angeles indie-rock band My Double, My Brother as the singer, guitarist and songwriter. He also loves drawing and doing graphic design in his free time.