I ❀ Teaching College

I keep toying with the idea of starting a vlog. I’m pretty sure I’m starting a vlog this summer, when I’m not teaching. Teaching Plans Also, I’m teaching at Clovis Community College and Fresno City College in the fall semester, so I’m spending summer preparing new curriculum. At Clovis Community College, we’ll be studying Le … Read moreI ❀ Teaching College

Explore πŸ‘ Philosophy

Sometimes, I truly consider returning to school to study philosophy. Watching Right Now πŸ‘ΎΒ Our Universe is Probabilistic The particle has no defined location until we make the measurement. …This quantum weirdness does not only apply to light, it applies to all the particles life is made of… We intuitively believe our universe consists of solid … Read moreExplore πŸ‘ Philosophy

Explore πŸƒ Nature Writing

In graduate school, I took a literature class with John Hales called Nature & Spiritual Essays. While Connie Hales was my thesis chair, and undoubtedly the writer who most affected my aesthetic, John Hales’ class truly helped me reframe the world, at a microbiological to astronomical scale. I’ve been meaning to explore nature writing again, … Read moreExplore πŸƒ Nature Writing

Emoticons about Grading, Part III πŸ™Œ

Yesterday was my first week teaching the second semester of English 380: Vocabulary Building & Testing SkillsI was a MONTH late responding to the “You wanna teach this next semester?” e-mail, so I will 100% understand if I don’t get the opportunity to do this a third time… but I hope I do get a … Read moreEmoticons about Grading, Part III πŸ™Œ

Workview, Preface; πŸ€™ Mentor Mind πŸ€—

I’ve been teaching for five years now: two years at Fresno State (14-15); three years as an adjunct professor in the State Center Community College District (16-18), including Madera College and Fresno City College; two years as an adjunct professor at College of the Sequoias; & less than a year as a high school SPED … Read moreWorkview, Preface; πŸ€™ Mentor Mind πŸ€—