Local Educator Receives Exclusive Award

Published 06/06 2014 01:29PM

Updated 06/06 2014 01:31PM

The science coordinator for Erie's public schools has been inducted into an excusive group of educators. Cheryl Dix will travel to Finland as a Fulbright Distinguished Teacher.

During the program distinguished teachers work towards the completion of a research project they designed. She will research teaching methods and strategies in science curricula there.

Upon returning home the teachers will be expected to share their knowledge and experience gained from the program with teachers and students in their home schools and with their communities.

The program sends American teachers abroad and brings international teachers to the U.S.

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