Praises, Acknowledgements, and Accolades

In the Office of Field Experience and Clinical Practice, we take pride in our Teacher Candidates and Mentor Teachers.  Please join us in congratulating some of the achievements of our past and present Teacher Candidates as well as our Mentor Teachers.  It is teachers (and teacher candidates) like you that make our office successful!  Thank you for all of your hard work.

We are excited to congratulate Amanda Kozak Miliner as the 2015 Georgia Teacher of the Year.  Ms. Miliner is a 2006 VSU graduate!  As this information is "hot off the press," the Georgia Teacher of the Year website may not be updated.  For more information, please see The Educator.

Amanda Kozak Miliner


Congratulations to Heather Epley, 2013-2014 Lowndes County Schools' Teacher of the Year. 

Heather Epley


Congratulations to Amber Harris, Clyattville Elementary’s 2013-2014 Teacher of the Year.

 Amber Harris


Congratulations to Jennifer Copeland, Dewar Elementary's 2014 Teacher of the Year.

 Jennifer Copeland


Congratulations to Tara Weldon, Hahira Elementary’s 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. 

 Tara Weldon


Congratulations to Tammy Greenway, Moulton-Branch Elementary’s Teacher of the Year.

 Tammy Greenway


Congratulations to Cynthia Flowers, Westside Elementary’s 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year.

 Cynthia Flowers


Congratulations to Scott Wildes, Lowndes Middle School Teacher of the Year.

 Scott Wildes


Congratulations to Sheila Cook, Pine Grove Middle’s 2013-2014 Teacher of the Year.

 Sheila Cook


Congratulations to Heather Epley, Pine Grove Elementary’s Teacher of the Year.

 Heather Epley

 Congratulations to Jonathan Headen, J.L. Newburn’s teacher of the year Jonathan Headen. (No picture available)