I am a high school computer science teacher. I have been teaching for 7 years and I love working with young people. I have two young daughters that greet me with screams of joy every time I come home from work. In my free time, I enjoy taking my children out to experience new places like the beach and mountains. My favorite way to end the day is to read a well-written children's book to my kids before bed. I am able to teach classes to students in the 4th-6th grade(Block Programming using... [more]
I have taught a Web Development class that teaching students how to create the front-end of a web application using HTML/CSS and the Responsive boilerplate. Design of websites constitutes a large portion of this curriculum.
I have a BS in Computer Science. I have been teaching various computer science classes at the high school level since 2007. I have been running a summer coding camp that teaches computer science to young children.
I have been using Microsoft Windows since 1997. I feel comfortable teaching a new comer the various functionalities of Windows. I am adept at the various configurations that are available on the platform.
I am currently teaching a class that uses Python to teach computer science fundamentals. We use Python to create various programs including a Guessing Game, Chatbot, and various 2D video games. Python is a language that I am very familiar with.
I currently teach a beginners class which uses the Python language. The second half of the class uses the module Pygame to create 2D games. I use a set of tutorials that guide students through the construction of 3 games: Pong, Density, and Raiden. Once the fundamentals are covered, students create games of their own design.