Joe Hanson

  • Assistant Principal
  • Bonita High School

About Me


  • University of Phoenix - MA – Educational Leadership
  • Chapman University - Single Subject Teaching Credential in Social Sciences
  • California State University San Bernardino University  BS Social Sciences


  • Bonita High School – Assistant Principal
  • Ed Jones Educational Center - Dean of Students 
  • Ed Jones Educational Center - TOSA Dean of Students, Activities, Athletics
  • Ed Jones Educational Center - Teacher 
  • Serrano High School - Teacher, Head Basketball Coach
  • Silverado High School - Teacher, Coach
  • Apple Valley Middle School - Teacher, Coach
  • Apple Valley Christian School - Head volleyball Coach


Good to Great by Jim Collins

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D.

Motion Leadership: The Skinny on Becoming Change Savvy by Michael Fullan

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcom Gladwell

Lincoln on Leadership: Executive Strategies for Tough Times by Donald T. Phillips

Conscious Discipline by Dr. Becky A. Baily


The Heroes Journey; How Educators Can Transform Schools and Improve Learning by John L. Brown and Cerylle A. Moffett

GRIT by Angela Duckworth

Shine by Edward M. Hallowell, MD

The Principal: Three Keys to Maximizing Impact by Michael Fullan

Most Likely to Succeed: Preparing our kids for the Innovation Era by Tony Wagner and Ted Dintersmith