Penn’s Grove School teacher receives Heart of Learning Award
● By ACL
Pictured from left are Penn’s Grove Middle School principal Lisa Stenz; Gwen Smoker, marketing manager for the Oxford branch of Citadel Federal Credit Union; Citadel Heart of Learning Award winner Dana Meade; and Oxford Area School District Superintendent Dr. Margaret Billings-Jones.
Penn’s Grove Middle School math teacher Dana Meade is the Oxford Area School District’s recipient of the 2014 Citadel Heart of Learning Award sponsored by Citadel Federal Credit Union and the Chester County Intermediate Unit, which recognizes the outstanding job Chester County’s teachers perform in educating and caring for young people. In addition to the award, Meade received $500 for classroom use. She is now one of 15 finalists for the county Heart of Learning Award.
As part of the accompanying Schools with Heart program, Oxford Area High School received $1,500 from Citadel for having the highest number of teacher nominations for the Heart of Learning Award.