Meet the Teacher: Coach Isaac Wells


Full Name: Coach Isaac Wells

Place of Birth: Dallas, Texas– grew up in Brownwood

Family/Kids? Spouse (Coella), 7 children (6 are college graduates)

College: Tarleton State University

For What? Majored in History

Year Graduated: 1977

Subject Teaching: History

Why? Had an uncle that got him interested in history.

Describe yourself in 3 words: Godfearing, passionate, joyful.

Hometown: Brownwood

High School: 

Something unique about yourself: Likes dressing like cowboys.

Extracurriculars in High School: 

College: Dime Box ISD

What inspires you to teach? Enjoys giving people information they might not know.

Advice to High Schoolers going into the real world: “Don’t rush life, enjoy it.”

Hobbies: Plays golf

If you didn’t teach, what would you be doing? Full time minister.

Role model as a kid: Parents

Pets: Blue Tick Hound named Lucy

How long have you taught? Been teaching 39 years.

What school were you at prior?

What do you teach there? History

Why did you choose Itasca? It was close to Milford where he lives.