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As my nuclear physicist father always said, "Everything is easy once you learn how!"

Dr. Cynthia Young


Current Classes




I have taught many different classes at Extraordinary Education, New Covenant Christian Academy, Home Ed Plus, PREP, and The Lighthouse in past years: Health and Human Biology, IPC - (Intro. to Physics and Chemistry), General Biology, Chemistry, Geometry, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry, Organic Gardening.  Additionally, Third through Sixth Grade Reading, Second through Seventh Grade Math, Life Science, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1. I have also substitute taught math and science classes at Saint Agnes and Saint Cecelia Catholic Schools, and I have taught summer school Biology and Chemistry classes at Strake Jesuit College Prep.


Bachelor's of Science 

Biochemistry  1976 MSU

Master's of Science 

Biochemistry  1978 MSU

Medical Degree 

UT Health Science Center - Houston  1986

Fun Fact(s)

I was homeschooled in High School so, officially, I'm not a High School graduate.


I'm a retired General Practitioner who began teaching part-time when my two children were school age.  
After I retired from medical practice 15 years ago, I focused my efforts on teaching the high school level STEM courses full time.  
When my students were unable to handle the math required by the science classes, I began teaching the upper level math courses, as well. 
Ever since I was 12 years of age, organic vegetable gardening has been a hobby of mine. 

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