Eric Cross is a 7th-grade science and technology teacher at Albert Einstein Academies International Baccalaureate schools. He also serves as the host of the "Science Connections" podcast. His additional role includes Adjunct Professor of Learning and Technology and Science Methods at the University of San Diego. 

He earned his Bachelor's of Science from Azusa Pacific University and an Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of San Diego. In his educational approach, Eric focuses on building relationships with students, colleagues, and the community, contributing to his role as a leader in educational settings. His teaching methods in STEM are characterized by creating engaging learning experiences, integrating digital tools effectively, and applying culturally responsive pedagogy. Eric's work is centered around providing meaningful learning opportunities that promote student agency and accessibility in STEM education.

Currently, Eric is pioneering the use of artificial intelligence in the classroom to make high quality teaching and learning accessible to all students.