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Through student-teaching experiences and training activities, the Gardner-Webb University School of Education prepares graduates to create a dynamic classroom environment. In her first year of teaching, Amber Townsend Allen ’17 was able to apply these fundamentals and excel in her efforts. Allen was named the McDowell County (N.C.) Schools Beginning Teacher of the Year.
Amber Townsend Allen, Beginning Teacher of the Year, Dr. Jason Parker, Dr. Kelly Clark, Eastfield Global Magnet School, Fourth grade, Gardner-Webb University School of Education, GWU cheerleader, Marion NC, McDowell County (N.C.) Schools, Michelle Baker, Miss GWU 2017, Spruce Pine NC, student teaching
Office of University Communications, "GWU Alumna Receives Beginning Teacher of the Year Award in McDowell County, N.C." (2018). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 377.