Allyson Chick: MCS Teacher Named State Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Allyson Chick, 3rd grade teacher at Richland Elementary, on being named Tennessee Teacher of the Year by the Tennessee Department of Education!

Allyson acknowledges the great uses of technology in the classroom, and for this reason along with creativity and passion, she was recognized on Tuesday at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville by State Commissioner of Education, Kevin Huffman.Allyson, who has been with MCS since 2001, will compete for the National Teacher of the Year award. If she wins, she has been promised a Skype meeting with the President and her students.

To read the full story, see the article on Commercial Appeal.