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Teacher Earns 'Hockey Scholars' Award

Teacher Pine-Richland Middle School Teacher Brian Kantz earned the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Mr. Kantz teaches eighth-grade physical science. He is in his 26th year of teaching.

He was honored for engaging students in visual, hands-on lessons. Mr. Kantz utilizes a program called “Hockey Scholars" through the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation.

He was awarded two free tickets to the Pens game on Nov. 15, 2018. He had the opportunity not only to see the Pens in action, but was able to ride the Zamboni in between periods.