Dance teacher awarded teacher of the year
Dance teacher awarded teacher of the year

Dance teacher Alyssa McMichael received a very prestigious award this weekend from the Arizona Dance Education Organization.  They named her their Arizona Dance Educator of the Year.

 

The Kathy Lindholm-Lane Award is given to an educator based on the following criteria:

 

  • Professional Dance Educator
  • Demonstrate support for and contributes to the larger dance education community.
  • Inspired students and colleagues through example, enthusiasm and encouragement.
  • Advocates for quality dance education and the arts.

 

She is the 3rd GUHSD dance teacher to earn this recognition in the past 8 years, joining Kelli Abramovich (WHS) and Rachel Wight (CHS).