A terrific article in the BRATTLEBORO REFORMER on our VT Teacher of the Year, Rachel Mangean!
Congratulations to Rachel Mangean, our 2020 Vermont Art Teacher of the Year!
Rachel is the art teacher at the Green Street School in Brattleboro. She energizes her art program with exciting, innovative, hands on art projects!
"Rachel Mangean is a fabulous art teacher who is beloved by her students and colleagues
alike. Since her arrival at Green Street School student engagement in the arts is at it's
highest. All GSS students love their art classes and this is due to the projects that Rachel
chooses and the way she teaches. Rachel is always looking for new ideas to present and
teach her students. She makes connections with local artists to visit with her students at
Green Street School and she brings her students on field trips to visit local artists and
their studios. Rachel routinely visits brings her students to the Brattleboro Museum for
inspiration and collaboration. The hallways of Green Street School are absolutely
beautiful and always changing with different art displays that Rachel tends to. Bottom
line she is an amazing art teacher in all that she does!"
Mark Speno, Principal
2019 Vermont Art Educator of the Year
TINA LOGAN of A.D. Lawton School, Essex Junction, Vermont!
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VATA will award a $300 grant to this years Vermont Art Educator to be used for attending the National Conference, exceptional art education projects, supplies or educational opportunities.
The Art Educator will be recognized by the Vermont Art Teachers Association at our Fall VATA Conference on September 28th, 2018 and the National Art Education Association Conference in Boston, 2019.
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