MCSS Board at the 2017 Conference, Mankato
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Getting to Know Your MCSS Board
Winter 2017 Spotlight: Emma Ryan, Secretary
School/Organization: Scott Highlands Middle School, District 196
Position: Teacher of 6th grade MN studies. First year using the Northern Lights curriculum. I've been teaching social studies since 1988.
Social Studies Passion: Research skills.
Challenges: I am challenged by learning a new curriculum and lack of time to prepare and give meaningful feedback to individual students.
Favorite resource: Teaching Tolerance website has great resources in the form of free documentaries for teaching civil rights.
What do you love about MCSS? I love the people I have met through MCSS. It has afforded me great professional development and opportunity to learn advocacy for the subject I am passionate about.