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NCCS Welcomes New Hires and Beginning Teachers August 11

BTsNewton-Conover City Schools is gearing up for another fantastic school year.  Trainings for all new hires and beginning teachers begin August 11. All certified staff who are new hires to Newton-Conover, and all teachers in their first year of teaching should report to the Central Office Board Room on Tuesday, August 11 at 8:00 am.  This mandatory support session will provide all new employees with vital information for a successful school year.  If you have questions about new hire training or beginning teacher Boot Camp, please contact Heather Mullins, Chief Academic Officer, or Brian Smith, Professional Development Coordinator at 828.464.3191.

To learn more about our new hire training, click here.

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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