Founder and Executive Director, RISE-DC
May 16, 2018
Paul Penniman
Founder and Executive Director, RISE-DC

Paul Penniman is Founder, Executive Director, and instructor in math and science for RISE-DC.  Paul taught mathematics for nine years at the Edmund Burke School before starting a tutoring practice in 1990. Paul has given talks at National Council of Teachers of Mathematics meetings regarding the remediation of undiagnosed learning-disabled students. In the summer of 2007, Paul led a team of RISE-DC professionals that designed the math curriculum at the new Academy at the Oak Hill Detention Facility. He holds a B.A., mathematical sciences and psychology, from Johns Hopkins University. Paul will speak to us on "The Secrets in Helping Our Low-Income Students Succeed."