Tom is a dad, educator, writer, and science nerd. He strongly believes in the mixing of technology, art education, and play. Before stepping into the classroom, he worked in film, music, and TV production in NYC as well as in theatrical stage technical direction. He loves music, all things games, and most of all his two daughters. When not teaching or writing, you'll find him building in the wood shop, baking, or 3D printing something amazing.