Secondary Education

Lisa Bender - Financial Literacy Teacher of the Year for Maryland!

Last Updated on Apr 28, 2014 at 8:10am | Secondary Education


Mrs. Lisa Bender of Southern Garrett High School was recently named as Financial Literacy High School Teacher of the Year for the state of Maryland through the Financial Education and Capability Awards program.  She will be traveling to Crownsville, MD, on May 2nd to be honored and to receive her awards.  Mrs. Bender is a National Board Certified Teacher who has been featured in USA Today and is a National Master Educator through Take Charge Today (Economics and Financial Education) based out of the University of Arizona.  She writes curriculum and trains teachers nationwide. In addition, she has received numerous awards and was selected Teacher of the Year for Garrett County in 2006-2007.

 
 
                                                               

                                                                     Congratulations to Mrs. Bender!