Owais is the founder and head instructor of the Young Engineers Academy at AIS (AnNur Islamic School). He started teaching LEGO® robotics this past summer at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and has been continuing for a year at AIS.
After graduating from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering in 2008, he began working as a Software Engineer at JADAK Technologies interacting with experienced engineers and working on various projects until 2009.
With a passion for Islam, education, and his community, he started teaching Algebra and other math and science courses at AnNur Islamic Middle School in 2009 and is currently teaching on AIS campus.
He is currently working towards a Masters in Technology Education at Western Governors University ( http://www.wgu.edu ).
He is also building the Huxley version of the RepRap and designing a curriculum to teach CAD and RepRap to students in Middle and High School. Please visit http://www.yeacademy.org
Eventually Young Engineers Academy will be able to supply RepRap Parts (projected completion date: April 2011). Please contact