SRL’s Connected Educators of the Month 2016
Each month, the Student Reporting Labs program celebrates its amazing teachers by recognizing a Connected Educator of the Month. These teachers go above and beyond every day to carry out the program mission. Educators are nominated for their hard-work, passion and eagerness to guide the next generation of public media journalists to success.
Meet Gina – An educator from Dalton Middle School in Dalton, Georgia. Learn how she thinks young people can engage with current events by clicking here.
Cheers to Melissa Heilig and Sally Griffin from Forestview High School in Gastonia, North Carolina. To learn what they think will help engage students in the world around them, click here.
Congratulations to Renee Aalund from Turtle Mountain Community High School in Belcourt, North Dakota. To read more about Renee and what she hopes to accomplish with SRL, click here.
Mary Dunn | SRL Connected Educator of the Month
A round of applause for Mary Dunn from Pleasure Ridge Park High School in Louisville, Kentucky. To read more about Mary and what she has learned as part of SRL, click here.
Victor Fernandez | SRL Connected Educator of the Month
Get to know Victor Fernandez from Alonzo and Tracy Senior High Biscayne Bay Campus in North Miami, Florida. To read more about Victor and why he believes student voices are important in the news, click here.
Jennifer Overdevest | SRL Connected Educator of the Month
Meet Jennifer Overdevest from West Ranch High School in Santa Clarita, California. To read more about Jennifer and learn what she believes are the benefits of training students to tell stories through video, click here.