Teacher Tuesday: Daniel Bai


Daniel Bai

Mr. Bai right after teaching his weekly earth science class smiles on zoom in his home office, which is the basement.

Adam Schork, Staff Writer

Q: Tell us a little about yourself.   

A: “I am a high school science teacher, I teach earth science and also biology. I am proud to be an Asian American and also a proud husband and father as well as teacher.”


Q: What is your favorite class and why?

A: “My favorite class is biology. I enjoy teaching and the material with biology as well.”


Q: What hobbies/sports/clubs do you do and why do you like them?

A: “So I like to play team sports like basketball and soccer. I also like board games and video games; I like a game called starcraft.”


Q: Once the pandemic ends and social distancing restrictions are removed, what’s the first thing you plan to do?

A: “Play basketball, have lunch and dinner with my friends, and also travel again.”


Q: What’s an interesting/unique fact about yourself?

A: “I broke my leg in half when I played roller hockey. The recovery was three months long — maybe a little less.”


Q: What is one lesson the past year has taught you?

A: “I understand the inequality of people who can’t have access to resources like the internet, food, child care and also education.”