Philadelphia Flyers Teacher Highlight and Most Valuable Teacher March Nominee!
Donald Conaway, Jr
Norristown Area School District
Why did you decide to become a teacher?
I my inspiration to become a teacher came from a desire to impact future generations and inspire them to reach for their goal and help them create a path for success.
What has been your most memorable moment as a teacher?
My most memorable moments as a teacher has been watching and seeing my students learn. The “ lightbulb moment “ never gets old and strengthens my desire to create more opportunities for my students to get excited about Science.
What is your favorite part of Future Goals and how are you using it in your classroom?
I love that it gives me the opportunity to incorporate real life applications of concepts that we are covering in class and allow the students to practice these skills and topics and show what they know.
What was your student’s reaction to the program?
They are extremely excited about using this program because it give them the opportunity to learn science and math in a new and exciting way
Who is your favorite hockey player?
Philadelphia Flyers Goalie Carter Hart is one the NHL’s next up and coming superstar players. I love watching him play. He always gives the Flyers a chance to win whenever he’s in net.