Teacher Triumph: Alum Is Suffolk Teacher of Year

03-14-2012

VWC alumna Hope Bradshaw '96 was named the 2012 Middle School Teacher of the Year for Suffolk Public Schools. Hope teaches sixth-grade history at King's Fork Middle School and is in her 15th year of teaching.Principal Jennifer Presson said Bradshaw makes the lessons relevant to her pupils. "Instead of merely delivering content to students, she has taken her students on a journey through time," Presson said. Bradshaw often dresses as historical characters and leads re-enactments of events.