My Year With You

Dear AP Biology,

All year long I've asked you to write for me on a weekly basis. Much of the motivation behind the assignments was just to get you writing, because the only way to

Before and After

It's happened again, another year of AP Biology has come and gone. Next week sometime I hope to produce a thorough review of the year (it's been a good one), but at this point I

A New Review

For as long as I've been teaching AP Bio I've struggled with how to best help students review for their AP Exam. It sucks that they only have one shot at receiving college credit for

Environmental Musicality

Each and every class that I've had the pleasure of teaching during my seven years has had its own unique personality. Some have been tight-knit, some have been sarcastic, others have been creative, and none

Finding a Way Forward

I had the pleasure of spending the bulk of last week at the annual North Carolina New Schools Scaling STEM Conference, and was even given the opportunity to give one of the keynote addresses. Dr.

Education Needs More Artists

Keynote address given in collaboration with my student, Sofia Ocegueda, at Scaling STEM on April 15th, 2015. My apologies for the poor video quality.