Education

Why I left the classroom

Why I left the classroom

Thank you for your time in reading this.  I’m not complaining, I’m not whining, I’m not out to make some political statement.  I am a talented and well-liked high school astronomy and physics teacher.  I will be an educator forever but I need a break […]

Bachelor’s Thesis – Politics Underlying the Art Movements in China

Bachelor’s Thesis – Politics Underlying the Art Movements in China

Here is a copy of my 1996 Bachelor’s thesis on the arts movements in China during two key 10-year periods (Socialist realist period and the first generation of alternative art of the 80’s and 90’s).  It is 87 pages with images and some interesting quantitative […]

Master’s Thesis – Wireless Power Transfer in the Classroom

Master’s Thesis – Wireless Power Transfer in the Classroom

In 2010 I was very fortunate to be selected as one of ten science teachers in Texas chosen for the UT Austin Master’s of Engineering Education (MASEE) program.  This is a three year program where teachers of any science subject learn how to apply real […]