Beverly Hills High School

Mastering the combination of teaching and comedy

History teacher Roel Hinojosa has not been short of memorable experiences in his life. Constantly on the path to “learning more,” Hinojosa has tested his hand at various religions, from Catholic to Muslim to being born-again twice.

“Ultimately what I hope students leave is learning the bigger questions, things that I can’t really answer, things that may not even have an answer,” Hinojosa said. “I want students to be able to ask questions, the big ones, know what they are and be able to look for the answers, even if they never find it.”