GOSA Gives Innovation Award to Amy Crandall of MCAA
Media Specialist and Technology Coach Amy Crandall of Marietta Center for Advanced Academics (MCAA) was recently recognized as a Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) Innovation in Teaching winner.
The statewide competition rewards teachers who utilize innovative instructional strategies to advance student achievement. This year’s competition focused on blended and personalized learning applied with a focus on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics).
As 1 of 3 winners from across the state, Amy will receive a $5,000 stipend, and MCAA will receive a $10,000 grant to support innovative instructional strategies. In addition, she will be highlighted by Georgia Public Broadcasting with an opportunity to discuss effective instructional strategies, management techniques, and the winning instructional unit. Amy’s video and teaching resources will be available online for other educators, educational institutions and the general public.