Two Mathematics Alumni Win New Teacher Awards

Posted on 4/28/2009 8:46:30 AM

Two recent Mathematics Department graduates have won New Teacher of the Year Awards for their work in Spotsylvania County (Virginia) Schools.

Megan Sheeler won the New Teacher Award at Thornburg Middle School. Megan graduated in May 2008 with a BSEd in Mathematics Education and currently teaches eighth grade mathematics.

Derek Stiffler won the New Teacher Award at Post Oak Middle School and subsequently won the New Teacher Award for the entire Spotsylvania County School system. Derek is also a May 2008 graduate of the BSEd in Mathematics Education program. Derek teaches seventh grade mathematics at Post Oak.

Congratulations to Megan and Derek and all of our graduates who do the important work of educating young people.