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Aron Walker

The Nueva School
Assistant Director of Environmental Citizenship / Science Teacher
Aron, a Nueva alum and former Nueva faculty member, returns to be the assistant director of environmental citizenship. Aron previously taught chemistry, environmental science, and mathematics at Nueva and is passionate about student engagement in science research and field learning experiences. In addition to teaching at Nueva, Aron has taught at University High School in San Francisco and the Center for Advanced Research and Technology in Fresno/Clovis. He also helped launched the D-Lab: Education course at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and taught for four years in the Peace Corps in Tanzania. Aron has bachelor degrees in chemical engineering and earth, atmospheric, and planetary science, and a master's degree in instructional design. He loves spending time outdoors and is an avid hiker and orienteer.