Rishi Sidhu

History Teacher

Rishi Sidhu is a history and social studies teacher at Fusion Academy. He is passionate about helping students use the lens of the humanities and social sciences to think critically about the world around them. In addition, Rishi believes that every student has a valuable and important perspective that needs to be supported and encouraged.

Rishi graduated with a B.S. in biology and a minor in sociology from the University of Maryland, College Park. He worked as a journalist in the southern Massachusetts town of Wareham for a year. In addition, he taught English as a Second Language (ESL) in Japan for 2 years, and has taught ESL to international students in Greater Boston for 5 years.

In his free time, Rishi enjoys reading history (and comic books), getting outdoors, riding his bike, and enjoying all the fun activities that Boston has to offer.