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Future GoalsTM Program

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Bring Hockey Scholar to your classroom, in-person or virtually.


Get your students started on Hockey Scholar from home.



Score big with STEM activities in the Family Resource Center.

Welcome to the Future GoalsTM Program

This STEM curriculum provides students the opportunity to develop STEM skills through online, interactive hockey math games, as well as other STEM sports activities. The Future GoalsTM - Hockey Scholar program is designed to leverage STEM in hockey to create a fun and memorable learning experience. Future Goals also offers engagement opportunities in your local community. See below for upcoming events and ways to become more involved with your home team!


Team Updates

New York Islanders – June Dr. Rocks Blog Post

Future GoalsTM Program June Dr. Rocks’ Blog! What do the air bubbles in the Earth’s polar ice caps reveal? Answer: The composition of air as it was thousands of years ago. Water dissolves air. When…

New York Islanders – April Dr. Rocks Blog Post

Future GoalsTM Program April Dr. Rocks’ Blog! How big are ice crystals in ice cream? Answer: Approximately one-half the thickness of a sheet of paper. The secret to making “creamy” ice cream is to create…

Teacher Highlight

New York Islanders November 2023 Teacher of the Month

Name: Jennifer Buck

School: South Middle School

New York Islanders May 2023 Teacher of the Month

Name: Timothy Feimer

School: MS 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne

Team Roster

Interested in learning more about your home team? Click below to see the full team roster and their community webpage.

League-Wide Updates

Family Resource Center

LAUNCHED! Future Goals is more than just a digital resource. New this year, we have compiled a website to access activities, experiments, challenges and more to do at home. Click below to check out more...

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The 2021-2022 Hockey Season Is Here!

THE 2021-2022 SEASON IS HERE! October 12, 2021 Today is the first day of the 2021- 2022 NHL Regular Season. Get started on Future Goals-Hockey Scholar and allow students to connect STEM concepts to the…

EduCup 2021!

EduCup submissions are now closed. Be sure to check back here for the announcement of the winners on June 7, 2021.

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