Rick Mosher taught in the upper school at Near North Montessori School since 2000. He is an accomplished musician and naturalist. Rick teaches American History and American Literature next fall. He coordinates a student rock band and serves as Montessori Coordinator. Rick earned his BA in American History from the University of Illinois-Chicago and his MA in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago, and he completed the AMI Adolescent Orientation in 2004. Rick’s wife is a journalist, and his two sons currently attend Whitney Young and Hampshire College, respectively.