“Katie truly cares about each learner and puts all her energy into making learning engaging, rigorous, and fun for them.”

Katie Setty, Middle School Science Teacher, Graham Local Schools

The following story was shared by Graham Local Schools in selecting Katie Setty as a 2017 Celebrate Teaching Distinguished Educator. 

Katie Setty models modern teaching. She is a facilitator of learning, who coaches and empowers her learners to problem solve with relevant, timely lessons that are problem-based and fun. Katie uses research, collaboration, and shared activities among colleagues to foster positive professional development and support the implementation of new methods among peers. 

Katie is there for kids. She personalizes learning and differentiates on the fly to assess students, meet them where they are, and then she grows them. She truly cares about each learner and puts all her energy into making learning engaging, rigorous, and fun for them.