Jim Haney has been a social studies teacher at Albert Lea High School since 1989. He received his BS in Social Studies from the University of North Dakota in 1986 and his Masters in History from Mankato State University in 2000.
Before joining District 241, Jim taught at Jamestown High School in Jamestown, ND (1986-87) and at Pingree-Buchanan High School in Pingree, ND (1987-89).
At ALHS, Jim is the head Cross Country coach and head of the Wall of Inspiration committee. Jim earned the District 241 Teacher of the Year in 2004 and was inducted into the Wall of Inspiration in 2010.