William Heldman, Ph.D.
Computer Technology Instructor

I love teaching computer technologies!



I have several passions in my life:

  1. Serving the Lord Jesus Christ to the best of my ability
  2. Being married to my wife of 42 years
  3. Teaching people how to use computers and computer technologies
  4. All things music


August 2005 until Present

Computer Science and Cybersecurity Instructor at a Career and Technical Education (CTE) high school in Colorado

April 1992 - August 2005

Various information technology positions in increasingly responsible roles

August 2005 - Present

Adjunct community college instructor for concurrent enrollment


June 2017

Louisiana Baptist University | Ph.D. in Bible

June 2004

Regis University | Master's of Business Administration (MBA) with an emphasis in e-commerce

June 1987

University of Phoenix | Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration (BSBA)


Lake County High School, Leadville, Colorado

Technical Capabilities and Certifications


Workstation and Server Operating Systems





Technical Publications

Python, Java, C++, web development (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript)

Ubuntu LAMP server and Ubuntu workstation, Windows Server with Active Directory (AD), Windows 10

TCP/IP, Cisco CCNA, Windows Server, Ubuntu Server

Cisco Academy CyberOps Associate, pen-testing electronics, Kali Linux and pen-testing tools

Former (1994) Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), former (2004) Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), current CompTIA Project+ and ITF+

Author of several books on technical certification exam preparation, article and whitepaper writer, presenter at national technical conferences

Educational Honors

July 2006

Oracle Academy Database Design and Programming training, UCLA, Los Angeles

May - Aug 2007

National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) Teacher Internship

October 2009

Standards Development Team Meeting - Colorado Community College System

May 2011

Colorado Association of Science Teachers - American Vacuum Society (AVS) - High school teacher of the year

June 2011

ECSite - Engaging Computer Science in Traditional Education, University of Colorado at Boulder Department of Computer Science

May 2012

CSAW Cybersecurity Summer Boot Camp, Polytechnic Institute of New York University

Aug 2015 - Current

Active member of the Computer Science Teacher's Association (CSTA)

Aug 2017 - May 2018

Colorado Educator Fellowship fellow

June 2018

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs C-language training for online outreach

May 2019

Colorado Succeeds finalist

June 2020

MIT Science and Engineering Program for Teachers

June - August 2020

Completed Cisco Academy Enterprise Security Networking and Automatoin (ESNA) Course

Books I Have Written

I have been privileged to be a contributing author on a number of books for Sybex Books, Inc. These books were written predominantly for the Microsoft certification study guide space, although I've written some CompTIA and Adobe study guides as well.

Books Bill Heldman Has Written

William Heldman, Ph.D.

Technology Education Specialist and Computer Whisperer

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