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Turner Receives 2015 Global Educator Award
VIF teacher, Nichola Turner, was awarded the 2015 Global Educator Award through VIF International Education. VIF International Education Builds global education programs that prepare students for success in an interconnected world. VIF strives to support teachers, school leaders and districts in the endeavor of developing globally competent citizens.
With this award, Turner is being recognized as a top international educator. Turner was selected for this award after submitting project-based inquiry lessons with a focus on global awareness. As the 2015 Global Educator recipient, VIF is sponsoring Turner to attend the iEarn Conference and Youth Summit in Brasilia, Brazilia in July. This will be a global education professional development experience that will allow Turner to expand her global awareness lessons with her future students at Porter Ridge Elementary School.
Written by: Cheryl Lawrence - Assistant Principal
Posted: Jul 16, 2015 by Cheryl Lawrence