Howard Kudler is a veteran presenter and educator, teaching Western Civilization for over 30 years in some of the toughest schools in in New York City. He has earned multiple awards for his schoolroom presentations, and his unique, whimsical and wondrous teaching style.
Mr. Kudler has a Master’s Degree in Government and Politics from St. John’s University (NY), and Certificate Degrees in International Law and Relations, Public Administration and most recently, an additional Degree from Columbia University School of Education (NY).
In his starting years, Howard Kudler lead investigation teams for a Wall Street Stock and Commodity research firms. These projects were both domestic and international in nature.
As a respected educator, Howard has been selected for the honor to train student teachers for the prestigious Queens College School of Education in both presentation and student engagement.
Professionally, Howard has shared his expertise as a panelist for several educational seminars including the New York State University level committee: “How Do We Bring the Chinese Cultural Experience to the Next Generation”.
Today, retired from the public education, Howard continues his crusade of enlightenment with his own pursuits. Mr. Kudler writes and publishes his own educational materials for schools and arising educators. He conducts a social media presence of as founder of the eccentric iRatePolitics.com.
In his dynamic personal life, Howard never fails to take on challenges. Politically involved for over four decades, Howard has served as a researcher and political speechwriter for several campaigns. He has conducted several of his own races for public office. Most recently, Mr. Kudler served as the major party candidate in a run for the U.S. House of Representatives (NY-3rd CD).
Howard has appeared several times before the camera. His appearances including print work and background roles in a few feature films, and of course appearances at his own political campaign events. Candidate Kudler has participated in several political debates, including a live televised contest against one of the most infamous and intimidating members of the U.S. Congress. After the event, the Congressman congratulated Mr. Kudler on just how well his rival did.
Like his idol and posthumous neighbor, President Theodore Roosevelt, Mr. Kudler is also a well-seasoned veteran leader of the Boy Scouts of America. Howard has also as served as the Scout Reservation’s Program Director.
“Of all my career choices, I am most happy when in front of my students, bringing the light and the inspiration of history to those who would have passed it by.”
Mr. Kudler is honored and eager to serve as Chief Researcher and Presenter for the OFAF project.