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Seven Parkway teachers achieve National Board Certification

Teachers 1/15/2019 -- The National Board of Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) recently released the scores for National Board Certification candidates. Parkway is pleased to announce the names of seven teachers who are now National Board Certified Teachers (NBCT). They are:


Diane Coffey

Science/Early Adolescence

Central Middle


Scott Degitz-Fries

Mathematics/Adolescence and Young Adulthood

South High


Caroline Duncan

Literacy: Reading-Language Arts/Early and Middle Childhood, Math Specialist

Sorrento Springs, Pierremont, Oak Brook


Jill Ellinger

Literacy: Reading-Language Arts/Early and Middle Childhood

Green Trails


Hilary Grabow

Career and Technical Education/Early Adolescence Through Young Adulthood

Central High


Julia Orr

Science/Early Adolescence

Central Middle


Jeanette Sipp-White

World Languages/Early Adolescence Through Young Adulthood

South High


National Board Certified Teachers are highly accomplished educators who meet high and rigorous standards. Like board-certified doctors and accountants, teachers who achieve National Board Certification have done so through intensive study, expert evaluation, self-assessment and peer review.