Each year WORD celebrates the Bonnie Campbell Hill recipients. This special award is part of Bonnie’s Big Idea. The award fulfills Bonnie’s dying wish to continue providing professional development to teachers. What a gift to teachers across Washington.
This year the selection committee reviewed many applications and are awarding two teachers $1500 to pursue unique professional development opportunities.
Michelle Hornof, Bellingham School District
Erika Larson, Highline School District
Michelle Hornof will be traveling to Mexico to immerse herself in Spanish and the culture of many of her students.
Erika Larson will be attending the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project Institute to learn more about effective literacy instruction.