BYRON CENTER, Mich.—National Heritage Academies, a national charter school management company, honored teacher Laura Crump from Cross Creek Charter Academy in Byron Center with an excellence in teaching award.
Every year, NHA celebrates the finest educators in its system of schools by highlighting outstanding teachers in four categories: Grades K-1, Grades 2-5, Grades 6-8 and Co-curricular. The finalists are determined by a number of factors including student test scores, annual performance evaluations and parent satisfaction data. There are fifteen finalists for each category.
Crump, a young 5s teacher at Cross Creek, won the excellence in teaching for Co-curricular. NHA President and CEO Chip Hurlburt visited Cross Creek Charter Academy on Thursday, Dec. 12 to present the award to Crump.