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    Instructor: Richardson, Bill

    wrichardson@madison-schools.com

     


      

    My name is Bill Richardson, and I am the teacher/instructor for the Ridgeland High School Engineering Academy.  The academy focuses on robotics and mechanical engineering, and highly technical skills throughout its successive years.  Students will become skilled in CAD, robotics, additive manufacturing, CNC (subtractive) manufacturing, and design.

     

    My credentials:
    AA - Electronics Technology
    B.S. History
    M.Ed. - History
    Ed. Spec. - K-12 administration
    National Board Certified Teacher in Career and Technical Education
     
     
     
    Certificates & Awards:
     
    • CSWA (Certified SolidWorks Associate)
    • National Board Certified Teacher in Career and Technical Education
    • US Patent Office Teacher Institute graduate 
    • Star Teacher 2014 - 2015 
    • National Robotics Teacher of the Year 20??
    • Ridgeland City Make Award 20??
    • Madison County Middle Teacher of the Year 20??
    • National TSA Mississippi Teacher of the Year 20??
    • Raspberry Pi Certified Educator 2018 (Picademy Atlanta)
    • Robotics teams coach/mentor
    • FCC Radio Licensed since 1991 – Extra Class License
    • ARRL Teacher Institute I & II graduate
    Microsoft Certified Professional
     
     
    My interests:
    star wars  hunting Reagan 80's rock WW II Android rules Soccer Amateur Radio Robotics Scorpion Dr. Who
     
    Star Trek  had to do it to know Battlebots Bronco