Tutor of: SAT, ACT; PSAT, Academic Math (up to Algebra 2), Academic Science (Biology & Chemistry), Academic Mandarin Chinese
Joy matriculated at the University of Texas at Austin when she was 15 and earned a B.S. in Biochemistry, a B.S. in Chemistry, and a B.A. in Biology. Her series of four science books, Superpower Science, was published by Hachette in the UK and Australia and will soon be available in the US via Barron’s. Joy won Innovator of the Year by the Texas Classroom Teachers Association, was named one of 18 Most Inspirational Educators in US by TED.com, and won the “Lessons Worth Sharing” National Contest by Kohl’s Cares. Joy’s TED-Ed videos have 12 million views. Joy is an internationally recognized screenwriter and filmmaker who has won over 3 dozen international/domestic screenwriting/filmmaking awards. She is also a stand-up comic who has been invited to speak twice at the San Diego Comic Con, the largest comics convention in the US, and was a quarter-finalist in Funniest in South Texas stand-up comedy competition. Most recently, Joy's 2020 TED Talk "Using Hollywood to Get Kids Interested in Science" was uploaded onto the TED website.