2012 Presidential Award of Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
Suzanne Farmer of Tolliver Elementary School in Danville, KY
Ms. Farmer is a trained, knowledgeable and experienced elementary math intervention teacher (MIT). She works as an MIT at Toliver Elementary through a partnership grant between KDE and the Kentucky Center for Mathematics. Ms. Farmer facilitates professional learning in her district and at state conferences. Before becoming a trained MIT, Ms. Farmer taught preschool, kindergarten and special education. She is Nationally Board Certified as an Early Childhood Generalist. As part of the award, she will wins $10,000 and atrip to Washington, D.C., to meet the President Barack Obama. Congratulations, Ms. Suzanne Farmer!