The School of Education on the Rockland Campus would like to congratulate the following students for receiving the 2010 awards:
Outstanding Collaborator in Methods’ Groupwork. For a junior who is consistently a good teammate, punctual, responsible, and encouraging.
Award granted to: Lauren Ciccarello- TESOL, Caitlin Mosher- Adolescent Education, Stephanie Raybuck- Childhood Education, and Jamila Williams- Early Childhood Education.
OUTSTANDING PROFESSIONALISM IN FIELDWORK:
For the junior who consistently displayed promptness, professional dress, and rapport with the children and cooperating teachers in fieldwork.
Award granted to: Lauren Ciccarrello- TESOL, Sharon Fetters- Adolescent Education, Mariah Howe- Childhood Education, and Shoshanna Rosenberg- Early Childhood Education.
EDUCATOR OF PROMISE:
For the juniors who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and dispositions in methods courses for being an excellent educator in their field.
Award granted to: Rebecca Cypher- Early Childhood Education, Mariah Howe- Childhood Education, Natasha Miller- TESOL, and Jaime Sanchez- Adolescent Education.
AWARD FOR DESIGN, DELIVERY AND CREATIVITY OF INSTRUCTION:
For the junior whose lessons and unit plans are well thought through, interesting/motivating, and presented clearly in class presentations.
Award granted to: Rebecca Cypher- Early Childhood Education, Sharon Fetters- Adolescent Education, Mariah Howe- Childhood Education, and Natasha Miller- TESOL.
EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING:
For the student teachers who address the needs of diverse individuals, demonstrate mastery of pedagogical knowledge (as evidenced by achieving a 3.5 Education GPA), show creativity and innovation in lesson planning and delivery, and receive positive evaluations by college supervisor and cooperating teacher.
Award granted to: Erica Alvarado- Early Childhood Education, Jessica Bridges- Early Childhood Education, Joseph Byrne- Adolescent Education, Samantha Friday- Adolescent Education, Amanda Hankins- Early Childhood Education, Megan Metcalf- Childhood Education, Elizabeth Parish- TESOL, Bethany Riker- Adolescent Education, Bethany Siniscal- Adolescent Education, Elisabeth Smith- Childhood Education, and Annalisa Vasiliauskas- Early Childhood Education.
For the student teacher who most consistently displays overall professionalism, a commitment to excellence, lives a positive Christian witness, demonstrates remarkable teaching capability, and has enthusiasm for the teaching profession.
Award granted to: Amanda Hankins- Early Childhood Education