We would are pleased to announce our 2018-2019 SSMS Teacher of the Year....Mr. George Mitchell!
Mr. Mitchell teaches 7th grade Math and Algebra I this year and this is his 6th year at SSMS. Mr. Mitchell had outstanding test scores this past year with 100% of his Algebra I students making proficient. Let's get to know our SSMS Teacher of the Year a little better:
College(s): Jackson State University and Strayer University
Years in education: 16 years
What made you want to go into education? "I wanted to teach others how fascinating mathematics is and how purposeful it is."
FavoriteRestaurant: Long Horn Steakhouse
FavoriteSportsTeam(s): Denver Broncos/San Antonio Spurs
What piece of advice or words of wisdom would you tell a middle schooler at SSMS: "Education is the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge and of developing the powers of reasoning and judgement. Therefore, education is for everyone. Educate yourself, educate others."
Congratulations Mr. Mitchell & thanks for all you do!