Welcome to BHMS TSA!
Dedicated exclusively to students enrolled in engineering & technology education pathway programs, Technology Student Association (TSA) chapters prepare students to be successful inventors, designers, creative problem solvers, responsible citizens and leaders in a technological society.
TSA prepares its members to be successful leaders in a technological society through co-curricular activities such as communication, leadership, teamwork and competitive skill development.
Students are exposed to leadership learning and opportunities through officer participation, committee participation, and leadership activities that are incorporated into the classroom and chapter meetings.
TSA offers over 70 competitive events for middle and high school students, appealing to a wide audience. Events include website design, dragster design, biotechnology and more!
Phone: 229 409 5578
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Robert Mark Garber
Rob has 27 years of teaching experience with middle students in the areas of Science, Social Studies, Agriculture, and Engineering at Ben Hill Middle School, as well as 4 years teaching Engineering and Graphic Design at Fitzgerald High School. He was the facilitator for a student-produced, weekly school news program which won the International Student Media Festival.
Rob is the advisor of the Technology Student Association which has taken numerous state and national awards. Seven of Rob's students have served in eight different positions as Georgia Technology Student Association state officers. One has served as the National TSA Vice-President.
He has served on the Georgia State TSA Board of Directors for 9 years and has held the offices of President-Elect, President, and Past President. Rob has served as the Vice-President, as well as, the TSA GETEA liaison of the Georgia Engineering and Technology Association.
Rob Has been BHMS Teacher of the Year twice and Ben Hill County's Teacher of the Year once. He has also been recognized as the Ben Hill County CTAE Teacher of the Year, and the International Teacher of Excellence By The ITEEA.