Tuesday , 24 October 2017
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Appalachian Energy Center to Offer Free Workshops for Teachers

Energy Center squareThe first 10 high school teachers to email Janet Miller – millerjm1@appstate.edu will qualify for the scholarship and attend for FREE! (5 teachers per workshop)**

Click on the workshop title for more information or visit energy.appstate.edu

• Gain introductory knowledge and hands-on experience with renewable energy technologies
• Become familiar with resources and organizations that provide continually updated information
• Stimulate the interest necessary for schools and administrators to actively start instructional programs in solar technologies

Click here to learn more!

About Heather Mullins

Heather Mullins is the Chief Academic Officer in Newton-Conover City Schools. She is a North Carolina Teaching Fellow who spent 12 years as a high school English Teacher. She received her B.S.Ed. in Secondary English Education from Western Carolina University. Heather completed her National Board Certification in Adolescent Young Adult English Language Arts in 2002. She holds an M.Ed. in Academically and Intellectually Gifted from UNC-Charlotte. Heather has served as a Curriculum Specialist in Hickory City Schools, an adjunct professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University, and a Professional Development Consultant for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. She completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership through Western Carolina University. Heather is one of the co-founders of #NCed Chat, North Carolina’s first Twitter chat for teachers. She is passionate about innovative practices, instructional technology, student ownership of learning, and supporting teachers. Heather serves on the advisory board for the North Carolina Digital Learning Plan, North Carolina School for the Deaf and Catawba Science Center. She is a recipient of the 2015 NCMLE Central Office Administrator to Watch Award. She also received the 2016 Don Chalker Award for Excellence in Educational Leadership. Heather is the proud mother of one son, Jackson.

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