John Pearson


John Pearson has engineering degrees from Duke University and Texas A&M University. He worked as a project engineer in Dallas for four years before being laid off. He then joined the ranks of public school educators, teaching third-grade math and science.

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An Athletic Supporter
I read a chapter from my novel, Learn Me Good.

Learn Me Good Infomercial
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Learn Me Gooder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In the sequel to Learn Me Good, Jack Woodson returns to recount another school year’s challenges, triumphs, and mishaps. Through emails, Jack talks about PTA fundraisers gone awry, unnatural food chains, and how any action can be made acceptable as long as “it’s for science.” Subjects include “Diarrhea of a Wimpy Kid,” “Green Eggs and Math,” and “Houston, we have a word problem."
Learn Me Good
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,420. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
"Jack Woodson is currently living and working in Dallas, TX. He has forty children, and all of them have different mothers." So begins this hilarious book about the ups, downs, and ins and outs of a first year teacher, undergoing his baptism by fire. Told through a series of emails with subject lines like "Irritable Vowel Syndrome," you'll laugh your way to the very end.

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comedy    education    epistolary    humor    kids    school    teachers    teaching