Shirley posey, an 11e Imhotep Institute’s High School charter level biology teacher and one of the laureates, has been recognized as the 2020 Axalta All-Pro Teacher of the Year. Each of the teachers received a donation for continuing education in STEM at his school, four tickets to an upcoming Eagles game, a custom Eagles jersey and football and was automatically nominated for the 2020 Axalta All-Pro Teacher of the Year.
“Education is the foundation for future growth and success, and we recognize the need to expose today’s students to STEM subjects,” said Robert bryant, CEO of Axalta. “Axalta is proud to partner with the Philadelphia Eagles to honor, support and celebrate teachers and the role they play in inspiring the next generation.”
Posey was appointed by a fellow teacher, Trichita Covington, who said: “Shirley’s efforts have helped increase her students’ biology scores on Keystone exams and motivated them to become innovative thinkers by using their imaginations to apply the information they learned in their textbooks. She transformed her biology classroom into a learning space that produces the next generation of scientists and engineers. As the 2020 Axalta All-Pro Teacher of the Year, Posey will receive additional funding and an Eagles-themed cheer gathering to be held for the entire school, if applicable.
“The Philadelphia Eagles are proud to congratulate Shirley posey, and all Axalta All-Pro 2020 teachers, for this well-deserved honor that recognizes their inspiring commitment to STEM education, their professions and, most importantly, their students, ”said Catherine carlson, Philadelphia Eagles Senior Vice President, Revenue and Strategy. “With each of their unique teaching and management styles, these recipients prepare their students to become future leaders. We are thrilled to join Axalta, as we do every year, in celebrating these unsung heroes for their passion, dedication and enthusiasm in the classroom. . “
Axalta All-Pro 2020 teachers are:
- Andrew Bachman – Pottstown High School, engineering and technology
- Dr. Ryan baxter – Western Catholic Preparatory School, engineering
- Shaun DeLoche – Delran High School, mathematics
- Vincent Doud – Woodbury Jr / Sr High School, Video Arts Design and Innovation
- Shirley posey – Imhotep Institute Charter High School, biology
- Jess kriegner – Ocean City Middle School, Mathematics
- Nancy Mulville – Cinnaminson High School, business / IT
- Brian Nucifore – Camden County Technical High School, Engineering
- Michael omilian – Friends of Moorestown School, Mathematics
- Melissa Tracy – Odyssey Charter School, social studies
Each year, the Philadelphia Eagles and Axalta honor five to twelve year oldse note the STEM educators in the Greater Philadelphia area as part of the All-Pro Teachers program. Axalta congratulates the 2020 winners and encourages students and schools throughout Philadelphia cream region to learn more about the Axalta All-Pro Teachers program by visiting https://www.philadelphiaeagles.com/community/allproteachers/.
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