I love to create, tinker, build, and repair all kinds of things. I specialize in developing educational technology, am an expert in school improvement, and am an excellent product engineer.
An entire product line for middle school STEM/STEAM classrooms to learn electronics and coding.
This project uses an ESP32 to host an web page with a timer, odometer, speedometer, heart rate monitor, track progress and selection, and pedal resistance in an intuitive interface.
This quick little project was a great way to upcycle a thrift-store find.
When you can't get the chips you need, get different chips! I succeeded in designing physical- and protocol-compatible replacements that actually cost less than the original modules.
Programming and testing thousands of modules by hand isn't very much fun, so I built a robot to do it for me.
A website you can use to make Taboo a three-player game.
The newest revision of the Piper Computer Kit from Piper Learning. Designed to be cost-eefective and keep or improve all of the features of the previous versions that made it an amazing STEM learning expereince.
Plans for garage or storage shelving that's large, easy to build, and relatively inexpensive.
A simple way to connect a USB HID device like a keyboard or a mouse to nearly any microcontroller.
A ESP8266- and ATTINY-based module that can be used with HomeAssistant to control a ceiling fan and lighting.
Virtual labs and online practice problems for middle and high school physical science and computer science.
A virtual lab simulation for helping students understand seasons, climate, eclipses, and lunar phases.
A home page template for the Canvas LMS that makes it easy for students to navigate their online classes.
When I was the Education Coordinator at Parallax Inc., I developed a series of lessons to accompany the drone kit they sold at the time.
As a new principal, I was charged with turning around an elementary school that was already in a grant cohort but was not meeting the expectations outlined in the grant.
As a building administrator, I specialized in school turnaround and improvement. As part of that work, I developed this presentation to help teachers and administrators in our district understand assessment of learning as a whole.