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Early Career Educators recognized by Alpha Chapter-Delta Kappa Gamma

IMAGE: Educators and Principals with President, Julie Cozad.  Fourteen Outstanding Early Career Educators in the Marana Unified School District were recognized on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at an Award Brunch hosted by the Alpha Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma International Society for Key Women Educators.

Nominated by their school principal, each of the honorees is within their first to fifth year of teaching and demonstrates a strong commitment to go above and beyond the norm to provide quality educational experiences for their students.

DKG presented the honorees with an award, classroom-related items, and a Treasures 4 Teachers membership. T4T is a member-based resource and supply store serving the educators of Arizona.

  • Amanda Irigoyen, Butterfield Elementary School
  • Shaelyn Jiron, Coyote Trail
  • Janine Tech, DeGrazia Elementary School
  • Cassie Maake, Estes Elementary School
  • Stephanie Lauer, Ironwood Elementary School
  • Lindsay Johnson, Picture Rocks Elementary School
  • Mary Deissler, Quail Run Elementary School
  • Alissa Montminy, Roadrunner Elementary School
  • Gabby Koellisch, Thornydale Elementary School
  • Bridgett Yentzer, Twin Peaks Elementary School
  • Regan Bush, Marana Middle School
  • Shelly Wermuth, Tortolita Middle School
  • Melanie Burton, Marana High School
  • Amanda Schraufnagel, Mountain View High School

Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG) is an international organization of women educators whose purpose is to promote the professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education.