Garris Stroud

Garris Stroud, an 8th grade science teacher at Browning Springs Middle School, was honored with the Remember Your Why Award atGroup of people standing in front of boardroom desk the Feb. 21 Board of Education meeting. He helps his students understand science while having fun at the same time! He makes sure every student understands the subject, and helps them if they don’t. His contributions are wide-ranging. The student who nominated him said he also helped with an issue of school safety. He knows Spanish and will speak to a student in Spanish if that is their main language. He makes all of the students feel included!

Stroud said his why is “”to inspire and empower my students to reach their full potential as global citizens.”