Lindsay Fell, art teacher at Parkway Elementary School, has been named 2018-19 Bryant Teacher of the Year. The following was shared at the surprise presentation:
As Parkway’s art teacher, Mrs. Fell is committed to growing creative and innovative minds by making learning deeply personal for every student. She enriches the lives of her students through art by providing them with meaningful learning experiences using technology. She empowers students to be digital leaders, sharing their skills both inside and outside of the classroom.
Mrs. Fell developed and implemented a school-wide Computer Science Week curriculum. She created a broadcast journalism program where students produce the weekly news for the school. Mrs. Fell also coordinated a school-wide interactive art show, where families experienced traditional art methods as well as new technology integrated into art projects.
Mrs. Fell is recognized as an educational pioneer who is using technology to transform teaching and learning in powerful ways. As an Apple Distinguished Educator she shares new instructional technology with not only teachers in our school district, but with teachers across the world, working with them to improve teaching and learning.The culture and environment she creates within her classroom encourages students to grow in their confidence and abilities.Mrs. Fell models creativity, innovation, and leadership to her students, parents, school, and community. Her enthusiasm and dedication to the teaching profession is evident in who she is and what she does. For all these reasons and more, Lindsay Fell is Bryant’s Teacher of the Year.
Congratulations to Mrs Fell and all our outstanding individual school Teachers of the Year:
Courtney Matthews, Pre-K Teacher of the Year
Lori Wielbik, Bryant Elementary Teacher of the Year
Kass Seidenschnur, Collegeville Elementary Teacher of the Year
Dede Hazlip, Davis Elementary Teacher of the Year
Victoria Carter, Hurricane Creek Teacher of the Year
Caroline Fowler, Hill Farm Elementary Teacher of the Year
Deb Phillips, Salem Elementary Teacher of the Year
Destiny Szabad, Springhill Elementary Teacher of the Year
Melissa Reeves, Bethel Middle School Teacher of the Year
Carly Nalley, Bryant Middle School Teacher of the Year
Kathy Stevens, Bryant High School Teacher of the Year