Jeff Sidman



He earned his bachelor’s degree in Religious Studies from Humboldt State University in 1997, with an incomplete minor in Astrophysics. He wanted to learn the official answers to life’s deep questions.


Jeff has worked in every teaching environment, from doing astronomy and nature science on a mountain top in the snow to oceanography while snorkeling in the waters off Catalina. He has traveled around the world to China, met the President of the United States (twice), and has collected quite a number of historical artifacts that are displayed around his Fusion classroom.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Jeff is a writer, having written a screenplay and completed his first novel.
  • Jeff enjoys meditation, deep philosophical discussions, and learning new things.
  • Jeff has the best poached salmon recipe in the world.