Nancie Atwell Named Finalist for International Teaching Prize

Posted March 2015

Nancie Atwell (attended) was named one of only ten international finalists for the prestigious Global Teacher Prize. Of 5,000 nominees, Atwell and other finalists were selected for opening their pupils’ minds, contributing to the community, and encouraging others to become teachers. Atwell wrote the teaching manual In the Middle and founded the Center for Teaching and Learning, a non-profit demonstration school created to develop and demonstrate effective classroom practices. Read more here.