Beau Carsten is in his eighth year in teaching and coaching. He earned his bachelor's degree from Arkansas State University and is currently pursuing his master's from Mississippi College. Besides teaching Algebra 1, he is also head coach for the girls cross country team and an assistant baseball coach. Coach Carsten is married to Becky Carsten who is a Speech-Language Pathologist at Itawamba Attendance Center. They have one daughter, Emma Jayne (4).