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MMS Teacher, Kelly McGarity, earns National certification

Teacher, Kelly McGarity, earns National certification The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) announced that Ms. Kelly McGarity, a Social Studies teacher at Marana Middle School who has worked in the Marana Unified School District since 2001 has received national certification in Generalist/Middle Childhood.


National Board Certification is an advanced teaching credential in which teachers have met the profession’s highest standards and have the knowledge and skills necessary to advance student learning. Similar to certification in fields like medicine, National Board Certification is a rigorous, peer-reviewed process that ensures that Board-certified teachers have proven skills to advance student achievement.


Marana Schols and Arizona K12 Center are proud to recognize this amazing accomplishment! Congratulations, and thank you Ms. McGarity, for all that you do to ensure such a wonderful education for our students!