Physics, AP Physics B, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, Conceptual Physics, Physical Science, and Earth Science. High school instructor 1986-2021.
Variety. Primarily laboratory activities, demonstrations, classroom discussions. Also reading, writing, and problem-solving. Videos with question sets are one component of a varied curriculum.
Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching - American Association of Physics Teachers Fellow - American Association of Physics Teachers Distinguished Service Citation - Northern California and Nevada American Association of Physics Teachers Distinguished Service Citation - San Juan Unified School District Award for Professional Excellence - San Juan Unified School District Citation for Outstanding Service - Rio Americano High School Most Valuable Teacher Award - Rio Americano High School Award for Outstanding Service
University of Michigan: BS.Ed (Physics/Mathematics) - National University: MS.IL (with honors)
Author of lab manuals for Conceptual Physics, Conceptual Physical Science, and Conceptual Integrated Science. Advanced amateur nature/wildlife/travel photographer.
Specialty, Math, Calculus, Science, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Physics, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Physical Education, Health, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Foreign Languages, Geology, History, Medicine, Physics, Physiology, Geography, Anthropology, Psychology, General Science, Physical Science, Meteorology, Engineering