National Board Certified Teachers
From left: Claire Peters (Social Studies), Anne Verville (Mathematics), Lilliana Mendez (World Languages), Mary Clendenning (Science), Leslie Hindman (Mathematics), Lianne Jaramillo (Mathematics), Karen Bui (Mathematics), Paul Bui (Computer Science), and Sarah Congable (English/Language Arts). Not pictured: Phil Krauth (English/Language Arts), Kristen Johnston (Science), Susan Lauffer (Mathematics), Dawn McCoart (Science), Stephanie Nichols (Mathematics), Matt Przydzial (Mathematics), Robert Summers (Social Studies), Leah Young (Social Studies), and Jim Zarro (Mathematics).
Washington-Lee currently has 18 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