Carlito earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the Mapua University and obtained his Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines from his hometown in Manila, Philippines. He also earned academic units in Intern Teaching Credential Program (in Mathematics) from University of California - UCLA Extension Program.
Currently Carlito is teaching at Fusion Academy Pasadena for almost seven years now. His unique approach in teaching math and science subjects to his students is by means of including real world application of numbers or quantities and scientific principles that make sense. He also teaches introduction to engineering. Prior to coming to Fusion Academy Pasadena, he worked as a part-time substitute teacher to different public high schools and charter high schools in the Los Angeles area under LAUSD. Being an engineer by profession he also worked with different companies and organizations both in the Philippines and the U.S. holding various technical positions. His broad professional work experience includes safety engineering, information technology, information systems, project management, intellectual property, technology transfer and licensing, and quality assurance and quality control.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- An avid reader of histories, biographies, and the Bible
- Loves to listen to gospel and classical music and the music of the 1960's, 1970's, 1980's, and 1990's
- Walking around the neighborhood and cooking together with my wife