Victoria Bayless grew up in Vero Beach, FL, and received degrees in History and Political Science from Emory University. She attended the University of Central Florida for her teaching credentials before beginning her career at Howard Middle School in Orlando, FL for 2 years. After returning to Vero Beach, she has been teaching at her alma mater, Vero Beach High School, since 2000. She currently teaches AP European History, Honors World History, and Advanced Placement World History: Modern. Victoria has been in the Social Studies Department since 2004. She is also the Sophomore Class Sponsor for Student Government as well as the National Honor Society sponsor. She has been involved in the AP reading since 2006 and served as a Reader, Table Leader, Early Table Leader, and Question Leader. Victoria’s favorite pastime is to travel and has done so extensively throughout Europe, parts of Central/South America, as well as China.