Claire Benge is in her 35th year teaching Government, Economics, World History, Psychology, and Current Problems at Triton High School. She graduated from Penn High School and then went on to earn her B.S. from Ball State University majoring in US/World History and minoring in Political Science in 1978. She earned her M.S. in Secondary Education from IUSB in 1982. Mrs. Benge is married to her husband Roy and they have 3 children. She loves to read, do crossword puzzles, work in the garden, walk, and sports. She also enjoys spending time with her 3 years old grandson, Jake. She is a die-hard Chicago Bears fan.