STAFF & FACULTY DIRECTORY PROFILE
Phone: (510) 577-9100 ext.
Started at O'Dowd:
Undergraduate degree, BSc, University of Poona
India Graduate degree, MA(Agriculture), The Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania
Teaching Credential , California Lutheran University
Why I Teach:
I enjoy teaching. I like to guide the students to explore the natural world and the scientific principles that govern it.
Most powerful teaching technique:
Some of the techniques that help students learn are:
-students doing hands-on labs and doing analysis of their work.
-Use of technology to explore science.
-Communicating and working in collaboration with others in group projects.
Why are the subjects you teach important?:
This is the age of Science and Technology. It dominates every aspect of our lives. Majority of jobs will be in these above two areas.
You must be the change you wish to see in the world. - Mahatma Gandhi
Always think positive thoughts - My Parents
The 'Jeopardy' game show on TV is a wonderful show. I watch it every day.
Recommended visual media:
Movie - Lilies of the Field
The Good Earth - by Pearl S. Buck and Books by Agatha Christie
Hobbies or outside interests:
I like to read and write stories.