Our imagination is stretched to the utmost, not as in fiction, to imagine things that are not really there, but just to understand those things that are there.
— Richard Feynman

 

Helen Reynolds

Middle & Upper School Science


Masters in Physics from Oxford University, Oxford UK
Post Graduate Certificate in Education from Oxford University, Oxford UK
Post Graduate Diploma from Oxford University, Oxford UK
Awarded MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire medal) by the Queen for services to Science Education
Awarded Science Teacher of the Year by National Teaching Awards Trust
Awarded Physics Teacher of the Year by the Institute of Physics

Ms. Reynolds grew up in a small seaside town in the UK. She attended Oxford University and taught at a local school for 22 years. Ms. Reynolds has written six middle and upper school physics textbooks for audiences in the UK and worldwide, including a bestseller. For the last five years she’s worked for the Institute of Physics training teachers to teach physics in exciting ways (usually with lots of toys!). Her personal interests include Yoga, reading (science and history are favorites), cooking, travelling (mainly European cities), and physics!