Sr. Margaret Egan Awarded R. Neal Appleby Outstanding Teacher Educator Award
Riverdale, N.Y. – Sr. Margaret Egan ’64, S.C., received the R. Neal Appleby Outstanding Teacher Educator Award from the New York State Association for Teacher Educators at their annual conference with the New York Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (NYACTE/NYSATE) on Thursday, October 16, 2014 in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
Sr. Margaret, Professor of Teacher Education at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, was recognized for her exceptional work in nurturing the intellectual, personal, and professional growth and development of teachers at various stages of their professional lives. The award is dedicated in honor of the ideals of R. Neal Appleby, a teacher educator who strove for the education of the whole student.
The Exceptional series is part of the College of Mount Saint Vincent’s National Measures of Quality (NMQ) initiative—a reliable, sensible model of assessment demonstrating the exceptional quality and authentic value of a Mount education, both within and beyond the classroom.
About the College of Mount Saint Vincent
Founded in 1847 by the Sisters of Charity, the College of Mount Saint Vincent offers nationally recognized liberal arts education and a select array of professional fields of study on a landmark campus overlooking the Hudson River. Committed to the education of the whole person, and enriched by the unparalleled cultural, educational and career opportunities of New York City, the College equips students with the knowledge, skills and experiences necessary for lives of achievement, professional accomplishment and leadership in the 21st century.