Washington Capitals Teacher Highlight and Most Valuable Teacher February Nominee!

Future GoalsTM Program

Washington Capitals Teacher Highlight and Most Valuable Teacher February Nominee!

Name:

Stephanie Vinson

School:

Charles County Public School

Classroom Team:


Why did you decide to become a teacher?

I believe it only takes one person or one encounter to change a person’s life. I want to be that person/teacher that has a positive impact on the leaders and decision makers of tomorrow.

What has been your most memorable moment as a teacher?

My most memorable moment as a teacher has been the moment a student “gets it” The moment they move from I am not confident, to I am actually coding!

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

My favorite part of Future Goals is the interactive and fun interface. I use future goals as a fun way for students to learn about STEM.

What was your student’s reaction to the program?

Most students enjoyed the activities and thought the course it was a cool and different way to learn about STEM.

Who is your favorite player?

Alex Ovechkin – I love his leadership and work ethic.