“Leslie is a nurturer who shows compassion for her students, while challenging them to do their best.”

Leslie Bradley, High School Biology Teacher, Triad Local Schools

The following story was shared by Triad Local Schools in selecting Leslie Bradley as a 2017 Celebrate Teaching Distinguished Educator. 

Leslie uses various assessment strategies to measure student learning and uses that knowledge to inform her instruction. She develops engaging lessons for students that includes lab experiences and project-based learning. She incorporates higher-level thinking and depth of knowledge in her assignments, particularly lab assignments. She connects her content standards to real-world experiences for her students. 

Mrs. Bradley is a nurturer who shows compassion for her students, while challenging them to do their best. She works well with students of all ability levels and takes a personal interest in their success. She has been a leader in our building by being a mentor to new teachers and models ideal behaviors in a professional learning community.