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Austin Wolfson

Position: Math Teacher
School: Village Academy
School District: New York City District #27
City, State: Far Rockaway , NY

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Austin Wolfson was nominated by his principal, Doris Lee.

Mr. Wolfson has shown a dedicated commitment to the students at Village Academy. He is a leader in his school community who is always striving for excellence. Mr. Wolfson is a member of his school leadership team and has volunteered to help their parent community stay healthy by teaching weekly workout classes.

"He is a go-to person and mentor for our newer teachers," Lee said. "Mr. Wolfson has the ability to build relationships with every student he teaches, and support them in recognizing their strengths. Mr. Wolfson is a LifeChanger."



Comments (22)


destiny clarke Posted 7 months ago

hey mr.wolfson this is zania, isabella and destiny

Cornetta Murray Posted over a year ago

Mr Wolfson is a dedicated teacher he knows his students and is not afraid to go outside box when teaching his students. He is a team player who is compassionate about what he does.

Kristy Lee Posted over a year ago

It’s so nice to see male teachers making an impact :) Go Mr. Wolfson!

Michele Blyskal Posted over a year ago

Very patient and understanding. Always willing to help others

Vanessa Builes Posted over a year ago

Wonderful teacher!

Sam Cotter Posted over a year ago

Austin is a great teacher

Diana Strianese Posted over a year ago

I worked with Austin. Austin is an amazing guy! He is so dedicated to his work and all students! He has my vote.

Jenn Posted over a year ago

Inspirational and caring teacher!

Sofia Voutsinas Posted over a year ago

Austin knows how to bring the best out of his kids. He works hard, cares and makes sure they are understanding their work. He is a true teacher who not only cares but really works with the kids to get them where need to go.

Hannah Posted over a year ago

Great teacher and mentor!

Kristy Lee Posted over a year ago

It’s so nice to see male teachers making an impact :) Go Mr. Wolfson!

Rosalyn Posted over a year ago

Amazing teacher! Austin is the best.

sirena au Posted over a year ago

the best!

Allison Posted over a year ago

Way to go Austin!

Joe Posted over a year ago

Austin is great. My vote goes to him.

Lauren Posted over a year ago

Mr. Wolfson genuinely cares about all of his students and is a strong leader/role model for both students and staff.

Samantha king Posted over a year ago

Austin is an upstanding, reliable individual. He is a dedicated teacher and friend as well as a great role model!

Christine A Hoovert Posted over a year ago

Austin is an incredible teacher and role model for his students. He is a ream player as well as a leader.

Erik H Posted over a year ago

He's a genuine individual that goes beyond what most people would do. I remember a time seeing Mr. Wolfson playing catch with a child after work hours. He had one of those giant Bosu balls and he had just a wonderful smile his face. He gets my vote!

Monica Wolfson Posted over a year ago

Determined, dedicated and willing to help others is definitely a trait Austin Wolfson carries. Postive and great motivator for health and education.

Jarryd Ruff Posted over a year ago

I voted!

Schuyler Faustin Posted over a year ago

Mr. Wolfson has shown a dedication to his students that is infectious. He has assisted me in becoming more acclimated to the Math curriculum, which is new to me.