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Highcroft Ridge teacher wins state math award

Dana Trokey, kindergarten teacher Parkway’s Highcroft Ridge Elementary 12/7/16 -- Dana Trokey, kindergarten teacher at Parkway’s Highcroft Ridge Elementary School, has been named Outstanding Teacher of the Year by the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics (MCTM). Trokey is the only elementary teacher in the state to get the award.


Trokey received the award last weekend at the MCTM Conference in Columbia, Mo.


The Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics is a 501(c)3 not-for profit organization dedicated to supporting and improving mathematics teaching and learning at all levels. With a membership of 1000, the organization has a long history of quality activities and programs. Affiliated with the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, MCTM maintains strong contacts with the national agenda and with its own affiliated groups within the state.