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’78, bachelor’s in behavioral science; ’88, teaching credential; ’91, master’s in education
Susan Barkdoll has her own special test to tell her how her third-grade students are doing:
“I can always measure the amount of learning they’ve had by how dirty they are,” she said, standing in the decades-old school garden at North Verdemont Elementary School. “Because they’ve had the experience.”
Barkdoll and eight other elementary mathematics and science teachers were recently announced as state finalists for the 2016 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, the nation’s highest honor for math and science teachers.