Berry Alum Wins Georgia Excellence in Teaching Award
Release Date: December 12, 2016
Berry College alum Karen Hersey has earned the Georgia Council of
Teachers of Mathematics 2016 Award for Excellence.
award is given to teachers in Georgia who have strong content foundations in
mathematics appropriate for their teaching level, show evidence of growth in
the teaching of mathematics and show evidence of professional involvement in
both the Georgia and National Councils of Teachers of Mathematics.
earned her masters of education degree in middle grades math and science in
2005 and a bachelor’s degree in sociology and psychology in 1998. She has a
specialist degree in education from the University of West Georgia. She teaches
at Nicholson Elementary in Cobb County.
Written by Student Public Relations Supervisor Abbie Smith