|Sara Vaughn, an 8th grade|
math teacher at Northwest Middle
Northwest Middle’s Vaughn selected as a state finalist for national award
"Greensboro, N.C. – A Northwest Middle teacher was named one of the best math teachers in the state.
Sara Vaughn, an 8th grade math teacher at Northwest Middle, was selected as one of three North Carolina mathematics finalists by the state-level selection committee for the 2015 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) Program.
“It is my job to help my students get the best possible education available, and I am very passionate about contributing to their educational goals every day,” says Vaughn. “There are so many excellent and passionate teachers in this county and state, and I am just fortunate to work among them.”
As a finalist, Vaughn was named a candidate for the state Presidential Award. The Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching is awarded annually to outstanding K-12 science and mathematics teachers from across the country.
About Guilford County Schools
Guilford County Schools, the third largest school district in North Carolina, serves nearly 72,200 K-12 students at 127 schools. With approximately 10,000 employees, the district’s mission is to graduate responsible citizens who are prepared to succeed in higher education or the career of their choice. Guilford County Schools is a national leader in providing specialized schools and instructional programs designed to meet the educational needs of a culturally diverse citizenship. For more information, visit the district’s website at www.gcsnc.com."
- A Press Release