Minnesota Wild May Teacher of the Month!

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Minnesota Wild May Teacher of the Month!


Jeffrey Zimmerman


Dakota Meadows Middle School

Classroom Team:

Why did you decide to become a teacher?

I love working with kids! I want to make a difference in the lives of as many youth as possible.

What has been your most memorable moment as a teacher?

Creating relationships with students. I want to do more than teach about math. I want to show students that I care about their personal lives. I want to get to know every student I have in the classroom.

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

I love the interactive ways that future goals uses lessons to engage students. My students love using the online platform.

What was your student’s reaction to the program?

Many of my students really enjoyed the course.