“Casandra’s dedication and commitment to her students is evident in the way she fosters relationships with her students.”

Casandra McLendon, 5th Grade ELA and Social Studies Teacher, Franklin Local School District

The following story was shared by Franklin Local School District in selecting Casandra McLendon as a 2017 Celebrate Teaching Distinguished Educator.

Casandra demonstrates the qualities of a distinguished educator on a daily basis. She consistently provides her students with opportunities for growth. 

Mrs. McLendon provides instructional leadership within her grade-level team and amongst her peers. She sets high expectations for her students by using data to help them set and achieve their goals. 

Her dedication and commitment to her students is evident in the way she fosters relationships with her students.