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College of Education Alum, Shanna Peeples, named National Teacher of the Year

Monday, April 27, 2015

 

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College of Education Alum, Shanna Peeples, has been named National Teacher of the Year by the Council of Chief State School Officers.  Ms. Peeples will be honored by President Obama at the White House on Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  Dr. Jeanne Gerlach, Dean of the College, stated, "We are all very proud of graduate, Shanna Peeples.  Shanna graduated from UTA College of Education with a Master of Education in Triple Literacy.  Research indicates that more than anything else in a student's school day life, good teaching matters most.  Shanna's recognition as the 2015 National Teacher of the Year exemplifies good teaching at its best.  How fortunate her students are."

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