Three Somerset Intermediate Educators Have a Productive Inservice at the Naval Academy-Emphasis on Science

These workshops offer teachers an opportunity to engage more fully in their educational fields by exploring and testing ideas in a creative and hands-on environment. Experiments and learning assessments are led by faculty and staff members from a number of STEM departments. Teachers are encouraged to share best practices and application methods.  Mrs. South is a media specialist, works with students on a variety of  STEM projects and has multiple responsibilities throughout the school.  Mrs. McGillen is a science teacher at the school.  Mrs. Benner is a science teacher as well.  All three have served as their school's Teacher of the Year.  Mrs. South was the Somerset County Teacher of the Year  and a State Finalist in 2005.