Saying Goodbye: math teacher Steve Obenhaus

Three years at Northwest


Veronica Meiss

What made Northwest stand out?

“It gave me the opportunity to teach the types of students that I wanted to reach the most. Those are the students that people typically find the hardest to teach – students who have not been successful in the past at mathematics.”


What do you want to tell the individual filling your position?

“You need to have a toaster in your room. It’s always good to have a toaster.”


What do you want your final words toward your students to be?

“Don’t try to catch falling knives.”