Founding faculty member and administrator at public charter high school. Taught Geometry, Algebra 2, and Pre-Engineering (Creative Problem Solving).
- Language mastery is the key to content mastery. - Language (how we use words and sounds to communicate) and discourse (verbal expression in speech and writing) are more important than vocabulary (knowledge of words).
Georgia STAR Teacher (2008)
Clemson University, Clemson, SC. Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering awarded in December 1991. Graduated cum laude. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA. Master's degree in electrical engineering awarded in March 1994.
I am a newlywed, having married the former Keisha Lanier on March 26, 2011. My *other* passion is empowering people via methods that balance skill & will, analysis & synthesis, ideas & execution, and activity & achievement. I have published a digital catalog of more than 70 short films, learning games, visual dictionaries, poems, essays, newsletters, inspirational posters, and projects. Review most of them here!
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff, Not Grade Specific
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Geometry, Science, Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Music, Computer Science - Technology, Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Business, Statistics, Character Education, Word Problems, Problem Solving, Writing, Writing, Writing-Essays, Poetry, Mental Math, Products For TpT Sellers, For All Subjects, Engineering