Patrick McCarthy-Nielsen


M.S.ed, M.Ed.


Patrick earned a liberal arts degree from St. John's college in New Mexico, majoring in the history of math and science and philosophy. He later earned elementary and high school teacher trainings and two graduate degrees in education, studying math and science instruction and education theory and policy.


Patrick has taught middle and high school math and science and college academic writing. He's also worked as a high school academic support specialist, private tutor, and test-prep instructor.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Worked in Taiwan for a year after college
  • Once built a rowing shell from scratch