2019 ARHE/ARS/AAPG Conference Schedule
Mr. Michael Fredric Durchslag, BA, MAT, P.E.A.S.E. Academy, Director
Michael Durchslag is the Director of P.E.A.S.E. Academy (Peers Enjoying a Sober Education), the longest running recovery high school in the United States. He began working for P.E.A.S.E. in November, 1995 as the Social Studies teacher. Michael became the school’s Director in January, 2007. He is a licensed 7-12 social studies teacher and earned his Masters of Arts in Teaching from the University of St. Thomas in 2002. Michael also holds a B.A. in Religious Studies from Beloit College (1991). His commitment to recovery schools goes beyond P.E.A.S.E. Academy as he also serves a part of Minneapolis Community and Technical College’s Advisory Board for their Collegiate Recovery Community and Program, an advisor on the Coalition of Recovery Investments (CORI), he is a board member of the Association of Recovery Schools (ARS), and is a part of the ARS Executive Council.