Who is Peter Derrick?
Peter Derrick has a B. S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Manchester in England. He has 13 years of practical experience in International Business. He is former vice president of U.S.S. OILWELL International. He grew up in a teaching family. His mother was a teacher and his father head master of the village school in his home town Sproatley, England. He changed careers and began teaching mathematics in 1985. He began teaching Saxon math in 1986 at a small Christian school. He has been teaching Saxon math and physics exclusively to home schooled students since 1991. He was nominated to Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers in 1996, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004
"D-Man, you have taught me well and inspired in me a love of learning and math. Because of you
I plan on becoming the world's most brilliant engineer. May your Math-God blessings be upon me the rest of my life and the Saxon method inspire me to great mathematical heights."