Amy Worrell Named Outstanding Math Teacher

Amy Worrell has been selected as Nash County’s Elementary Outstanding Math Teacher. The importance of mathematics instruction in our schools cannot be overestimated. To emphasize this reality, the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCCTM) and the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) strive to recognize and reward Elementary school teachers who exemplify mathematics teaching excellence by nurturing students' enthusiasm for mathematics through everyday classroom experiences. This recognition is for those teachers who succeed in motivating students to excel in mathematics. 
Nash County will send Amy to participate in the NCCTM Annual Fall Meeting on November 10 and 11, 2022, at the Benton Convention Center in Winston-Salem, NC. The NC Council of Teachers of Mathematics provides each selected outstanding teacher with one year's membership to the NCCTM, a personalized award, and recognition at the NCCTM State Conference. In addition, each selected teacher’s name will appear in the Fall issue of the NCCTM journal, The Centroid, and on the NCCTM website. Ms. Worrell will also be recognized at the September 8 Board Meeting for her achievement as a NCPS Hero.