Cara Slattery and Carla Staffa from District 191 have been named 2012 TIES Exceptional Teachers and will be honored during the TIES Education Technology Conference in December.
They are among teachers selected for modeling best practices in using technology in their classrooms to engage students in learning. School districts participating in the TIES Exceptional Teacher award program are members of TIES, an education technology consortium of 47 Minnesota school districts.
Slattery teaches sixth grade at Rahn Elementary School of Arts & Technology. Staffa is a social studies teacher at Burnsville High School.