Pittsburgh Penguins April 2022 Teacher of the Month

Future GoalsTM Program

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Pittsburgh Penguins April 2022 Teacher of the Month

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Lawrence Coyne


Allegheny Traditional Academy 6-8

Classroom Team:

Tell us about yourself!

I have been teaching Math in the Pittsburgh Public School District for 15 years. I have taught 7-12 grade. Currently teaching 8th grade at Allegheny Traditional Academy 6-8. Love building relationships with students and making connections with the concepts. Love seeing students work hard, finally understand new math concepts and apply concepts outside the classroom.

Who is your favorite NHL® player and why?

Sydney Crosby, because he demonstrates professionalism and works hard.

What is your favorite part of the Future Goals™program? How do you see STEM in the game of hockey?

Future Goals exposes students to real world experiences.

If you played hockey, what position would you play and why?

Winger: an overall player. Supports, scores and defends