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San Jose Sharks March Teacher of the Month

Congratulations to Patrick Horton from Piedmont Middle School for being the Sharks Teacher of the Month!

  1. What grade/subject do you teach and how long have you been teaching?
    • I teach PE and an elective called Life Skills.
  2. Who in your life inspired you to become a teacher?
    •  My grandmother (she is 100 years old!) was a nursing professor and a huge influence.
  3. What was your students’ reaction to the course?
    • The kids definitely enjoy the program so far and are looking forward to more!
  4. Who is your favorite player and why?
    • Joe Thornton because of his unselfish style of play.
  5. If you played hockey, would you rather be the goalie or a goal scorer?
    • Goalie because I’ve always been a better defensive player in any sport I play.