Gaston County Teacher of the Year
The 2016-2017 Gaston County Teacher of the Year is Elizabeth "Beth" Crosby from McAdenville Elementary School. The award is presented by Wells Fargo Bank.
Mrs. Crosby is a fifth grade teacher at McAdenville. She has 16 years of experience in education and earned a Bachelor of Science in child development with licensure in elementary education from Meredith College.
▪ Below are comments shared about her during the ceremony:
“Colleagues say Mrs. Crosby is the ‘cream of the crop.’ As a Pinnacle Technology Leader and mentor to new teachers, she models professionalism and instills discipline. They say she knows every child at McAdenville and is a genuine person who loves education and children. Students describe Mrs. Crosby as awesome, fun, amazing, and the best teacher they’ve ever had.”