• Email: Desmond.Atkins@tangischools.orgGrade Taught: 7th/8th  Subject(s): Social Studies .School Phone: (985) 345-2166 or 985-474-8520 Fax 985-345-3731 Room Number: M42 Conferences Available by Appointment. Hello! My name is Desmond Atkins. I teach Social Studies. Oh! Nesom the places, we will go exploring new horizons in Social Studies. The primary purpose of Social Studies is to help you people make informed and reasoned decisions for the public good as citizens of a culturally diverse democratic society in a interdependent world.Email: Desmond.Atkins@tangischools.orgGrade Taught: 7th/8th  Subject(s): Social Studies .School Phone: (985) 345-2166 or 985-474-8520 Fax 985-345-3731 Room Number: M42 Conferences Available by Appointment. Hello! My name is Desmond Atkins. I teach Social Studies. Oh! Nesom the places, we will go exploring new horizons in Social Studies. The primary purpose of social studies is to help you people make informed and reasoned decisions for the public good as citizens of a culturally diverse democratic society in a interdependent world. My goal is to prepare students who have the knowledge and skills needed in social studies for high school.