CURRENT CCMS TEACHER OF THE YEAR


2015 - 2016 Walt Monroe

 

Walt Monroe has been teaching middle grade mathematics in Gilmer County Schools since 2005 and he began his teaching career 23 years ago. He graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and from the University of North Georgia with a Master’s of Education in Middle Grades Mathematics. He also earned a Specialist Degree in Education from Piedmont College. Currently he teaches 8th grade mathematics, and has also taught high school social studies and middle school language arts. Coach Monroe also has coached wrestling at the high school and middle school level during his tenure as a teacher. He has coached three high school state championship teams and five various state title teams at the middle school age groups, including three at Gilmer. Coach Monroe is a member of the Professional Association of Georgia Educators. He has been married to Ginger Monroe, a 7th grade language arts teacher in Gilmer County, for 21 years and they have two daughters, Kellan and Skye.




PAST CCMS TEACHER OF THE YEAR

 

2014 - 2015    Susan Nunn
2013 - 2014     Michael Crocker

2012 - 2013     Mary Ann Gudger

2011 - 2012     Adam Palmer

2010 - 2011     Denise Griggs

2009 - 2010    Jason Richards

2008 - 2009   Cindy Zager

2007 - 2008   Dale Allen