Hector Salgado

Phone: (630) 876-6588


Degrees and Certifications:

Hector Salgado

Best times or ways to contact you: from 10:45-1:00 and after 3:15 pm.

Webpage: mrsalgado.org

Biographical Info:

Years teaching: 24 

Years at WCCHS: 15 

Subjects currently teaching: World Geography, Topics in Modern History, Sheltered World Geography

Why you became a teacher: I love teaching the subject matters that I’m passionate about. To see the look in my students’ faces when they learned something new is the best reward anyone could ever give me.

Subjects have taught in the past:

American History, Math, Science, Language Arts.

Schools attended and degrees earned:

UIC (Bachelors in Poli-Sci); National-Louis (Masters in Curriculum Development/Education and ESL/Bilingual endorsement); Aurora University (Type 75 – School Administration).

Extracurricular coaching/sponsoring:

Adult Education Coordinator.


Traveling, computers.

Favorite Quote: "Those who don't remember the past are condemned to repeat the eleventh grade." -- James W. Loewen.