Edmonton Oilers Teacher Highlight and Most Valuable Teacher Nominee!

Name:

Darren Lux

School:

Valon Junior High School EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD

Classroom Team:


Why did you decide to become a teacher?

I was inspired by my childhood teachers.

What has been your most memorable moment as a teacher?

My most memorable moments involved helping special needs students succeed and transition into regular programming in high school during my first few years teaching.

What is your favorite part of Future Goals and how are you using it in your classroom?

I love the engaging program, and that this helps students apply science to real world examples.

What was your student’s reaction to the program?

My student’s love it. They participate with enthusiasm, and always have very positive feedback.

Who is your favorite player?

Connor McDavid!