Ron Kurtus' Biography Credentials
(revised 16 February 2012)
Studying the biographies of famous people is important for seeing the factors involved in their rise to fame, as well as how they achieved their goals. Also, if you are a student of history, biographies can give you a perspective on historic events.
Ron Kurtus is an educational writer who emphasizes positive attitudes and success techniques. He has used examples from the lives of various famous people in his writing and public speaking. Extensive research was done for the biographies of those people.
Kurtus graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and did his graduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Missouri. He then taught College Algebra at the University of Missouri, Physical Science at the Milwaukee Area Technical College and Mathematics at Waukesha County Technical College. He also gave motivational seminars at such places as Hughes Aircraft Co. and the Los Angeles County prison system.
He worked for a number of years performing technical writing and has written two books: Gravity and Gravitation: Derivations, Equations and Applications and Tricks for Good Grades: Strategies to Succeed in School.
Material Kurtus has written has been also been cited in 151 published books.