Mr. Hedenstrom joined Online Learning in 2014. He has taught in Minneapolis Schools since 1993, primarily in middle and high school social studies. His prior teaching experience included teaching at village schools in Lesotho, Africa and teaching at an alternative high school. Mr. Hedenstrom holds a Bachelor of Science in Social Studies Education from the University of Minnesota and a Master of Arts in Special Education from the University of St. Thomas. More recently, he completed a program at Hamline University to obtain teacher licensure in English as a Second Language.