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Teaching / Coaching Resume

                                                Dave Dannenbring



My Purpose for Teaching and Coaching:

To help young boys and girls become men and women of empathy and integrity who lead, are responsible, and change the world for good. 


My Promise to Parents:

To provide the safest environment and experiences I can, that allow students to reach their fullest potential and the goal listed above.


If you as a parent feel I am doing something that is not working toward the above purpose and promise, please, please, contact me.


Where I have been:


1984-88           Northern State University:  Aberdeen, SD

                        B.A. Biology/Secondary Ed.

                                    Minors:  Physical Education



1988-1994       Science Teacher: Laurel-Concord Public Schools, Laurel NE.

                        7th grade Life Science, 8th grade Earth Science, 9th grade Physical Science


1994-2000       Science/Physical Education Instructor:  Vermillion High School, Vermillion SD

                        General Chemistry, AP Chemistry, Environmental Science, Principles of Technology, Swimming, Health,

                        Weight training, Individual Sports, Team Sports


1998                University of South Dakota, Vermillion SD

                        M.A. Biology


2000-Current  Science Instructor:  Yankton High School, Yankton SD

                        Physical Science, Anatomy& Physiology, General Chemistry, AP Biology, Integrated Science.





1985-86           K-3 Youth t-ball coach:    Aberdeen Parks and Rec.  Aberdeen, SD


1985-87           Defensive Line/Linebacker Football Coach:    Northern State University, Aberdeen, SD  


1887-88           Receivers Coach, JV Offensive Coordinator, On Campus Recruiting Coordinator: Northern State Univ.


1988-94           Varsity/JV Football Defensive Coordinator:   Laurel-Concord High School, Laurel, NE

                        7-8th grade Girls Basketball Coach

                        Varsity/JV Head Girls Track Coach


1994-95           Freshman Football Coach:    Vermillion High School, Vermillion, SD


1995-99,          U8-9 Boys Soccer Coach:  Yankton, SD



1996-2000       Head Cross Country Coach:  Vermillion High School, Vermillion, SD


1999                Head Boys Tennis Coach: Vermillion High School, Vermillion, SD


2000-06           Assistant Cross Country Coach:  Yankton High School, Yankton, SD


2002-05           U10 Boys Soccer Coach:  Yankton, SD


2005,06,10,11  Babe-Ruth Youth Baseball Coach:  Yankton, SD


2007- 2015       Head Cross Country Coach:  Yankton High School, Yankton, SD


2016-2017     U12 Boys Soccer Coach:  YYSA