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At 0:10, you get a taste of this guy's awesome personality.

From 0:20-1:00, hear glowing reviews from his students.

At 1:20, I become convinced he's a WIZARD.

At 1:50, he puts a ton of trust in his students.

At 2:20, learn his teaching process and how he relates to his students.

At 3:00, he tells you the kind of issues he hears about.

At 3:45, this is where you learn about his remarkable son Adam.

At 5:20, he's going to earn your undivided attention here.

At 6:19, learn exactly what his son has to deal with.

At 7:18, I started to tear up.

At 8:40, his daughter finds a ray of hope.

At 9:10, he emphasizes that it's not important how things work, but why they do.

At 10:00, see how this amazing lesson touches all his students. 

At 10:20, there's a heartwarming moment between father and son.

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