National Board Certified Teachers
From left: Phil Krauth (English/Language Arts), Claire Peters (Social Studies), Dawn McCoart (Science), Kevin Clark (Mathematics), Karen Bui (Mathematics), Anne Verville (Mathematics), Jim Zarro (Mathematics), Susan Lauffer (Mathematics), Sarah Congable (English/Language Arts). Not pictured: Paul Bui (Computer Science), Lilliana Mendez (World Languages), Stephanie Nichols (Mathematics), Matt Przydzial (Mathematics), Robert Summers (Social Studies), Leah Young (Social Studies).
Washington-Lee currently has 15 teachers who have earned National Board Certification. Teachers who achieve National Board Certification have demonstrated that their teaching practice meets the high and rigorous standards that have been established by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. The certificate is a symbol of teaching excellence. Approximately 91,000 teachers nationwide have achieved this certification.
To learn more about National Board Certification, please visit the NBPTS
website or the APS Professional Development website