Projects, Pathways, PhDs, and Pokémon

Projects, Pathways, PhDs, and Pokémon

Greetings friends, if you are not a friend, greetings anyway, and welcome! What do Projects, Pathways, PhDs, and Pokémon have in common? Not much, but somehow, they all made their way into this post about my transition back toward STEM education. Since you are getting this, I have either met you at a conference, or[…]

PhD Time

PhD Time

The time has finally come to pursue my PhD. I know, starting grad school when I’m almost 40. I’m crazy. This past year has presented me with some rather unanticipated changes to my career. I’ll spare you the details of these changes, but I have really been evaluating the work I have done in education[…]

5 Awesome Things About Students – Number 9 Will BLOW YOUR MIND!!!

5 Awesome Things About Students – Number 9 Will BLOW YOUR MIND!!!

Teaching is awesome, and some of the best parts of teaching come from the interactions with students. Here are five awesome things about working with students that people who don’t teach won’t understand. Students are inspiring: Some of my best ideas have been a direct result of questions my students have asked or suggestions they[…]