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Anser Public Charter School Mathematics Teacher Recognized by President Obama

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    Alexis Margolin

Last week, President Obama honored 213 mathematics and science teachers when he named them recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Among the awardees and representing Idaho was Anser Public Charter School mathematics teacher, Giselle Isbell.

"The recipients of this award are integral to ensuring our students are equipped with critical thinking and problem-solving skills that are vital to our Nation’s success,” President Obama said. “As the United States continues to lead the way in the innovation that is shaping our future, these excellent teachers are preparing students from all corners of the country with the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics skills that help keep us on the cutting-edge.”

Please join us in congratulating Giselle. We're lucky to have you as a member of the EL Education Crew!

Read more about Giselle, her award, and her career in education here.