astronomer / teacher / writer / editor

My name is Joshua Roth, and I am:
 - a licensed physics teacher (currently at Arlington High)
 - a UC Berkeley / Caltech - trained astronomer
 - an 11-year veteran of Sky & Telescope Magazine
who is available on a freelance basis for:
 - tutoring, adjuncting, teaching homeschoolers;
 - writing / editing (literary, journalism, education);
 - curriculum development and assessment;
 - enrichment programs / professional development;
 - stargazing/astronomy courses (scouts, parties, etc.).

Please contact me at joshrothastro at gmail dot com.

Click here for an overview of astronomy resources!

Click here to read my Ph. D. thesis!


Arlington Public Schools
Emmanuel College
Ergopedia, Inc.
Friends of Fresh Pond
Lesley University
Lexington Community Education
Massachusetts Audubon Society
Sky Publishing Corp.
Wright-Locke Farm


K-12 Volunteer (Career Day, Math/Science Fair, etc.)
Boy Scout / Girl Scout Astronomy Badge workshops


Saturday, October 1st:
Special Program: Saturday, Oct. 1st, Long Pasture
Nature Sanctuary, Barnstable, MA (Cape Cod)
Bonfire and Stargaze (Open House)
Contact the Sanctuary to register:
(508) 362-7475

Saturday, October 8th:
Autumnal Astronomy
Wright-Locke Farm
Winchester, MA
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
$10 per participant
Adults and children 8 y.o. and above
Program runs rain or shine
Dress warmly, in layers
Online registration is now available at this link