Dr. Amin Aknoukh
Middle School S.T.E.M. Expert and Science Teacher
Dr. Amin Aknoukh is an accomplished and dedicated educator who inspire and cultivate young minds joined the esteemed faculty at St. Mary's Christian Academy for the 2022-2023 school year; and has continued to work with our students on a voluntary basis. With a passion for science and a commitment to nurturing the intellectual curiosity of his students, Dr. Aknoukh brings a wealth of knowledge and a fresh perspective to the classroom.
Education and Expertise: Dr. Aknoukh holds a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from a prestigious institution, where his research focused on unraveling the intricate mechanisms behind cellular processes. His academic journey has taken him across various disciplines, allowing him to appreciate the interconnectedness of the scientific world. His expertise spans biology, chemistry, physics, and more, enabling him to provide a holistic view of the natural world to his students.
Teaching Philosophy: Known for his dynamic teaching style, Dr. Aknoukh believes in fostering an environment where students are active participants in their own learning journey. His approach is rooted in inquiry-based learning, encouraging students to ask questions, think critically, and explore real-world applications of scientific concepts. He strongly believes that a solid foundation in science equips students not only for academic success but also for making informed decisions in their everyday lives.
Innovative Approach: Dr. Aknoukh's dedication to innovation in education sets him apart. He integrates cutting-edge technology, interactive simulations, and hands-on experiments to make complex scientific ideas accessible and engaging. His students often find themselves immersed in collaborative projects, from building simple machines to investigating ecological systems, ensuring that learning transcends the confines of the classroom.