2022 Betty Van Andel Teacher of Excellence Award
Congratulations to Science Teacher Mrs. Sara McGavin who was selected as the 2022 Betty Van Andel Teacher of Excellence! The Van Andel Institute for Education mission is to build classrooms where curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking thrive. Each year, they honor outstanding teachers who exemplify this mission in their classrooms.
“Sara McGavin is an innovative educator. She is constantly evolving her craft by utilizing the newest technology and pedagogical techniques to engage ALL of the learners in her classroom to think critically with curiosity and creativity. As Mercy's Science Department Head she is a wonderful role model and mentor to all of her science colleagues.”