April Teacher of the Month
Name: Wesley Richardson
Past Teaching Experience: Wayne Township 2 years, IU@IUPUI Adjunct Professor 2 years, University of Indianapolis Adjunct Professor 12 years, North Putnam 13 years
College Background: University of Indianapolis-Masters, IU@IUPUI Health/Physical Education/Aquatics, Purdue-Electronics/Electrical
Most Memorable Teaching Moments: Seeing a student’s facial expressions when he/she masters a new skill
Hobbies: Working with hands, Wood working, electrical/electronics, Remote control equipment, amateur radio (Ham)
March Teacher of the Month
Name: Cathy Proctor
Past Teaching Experience: 41 years of service at North Putnam Co. School Corp. Taught at Russellville prior to Roachdale.
College Background: Indiana State University undergraduate, DePauw University Master’s Degree
Most Memorable Teaching Moments: She has been instrumental in helping a number of kids realize and reach their full potential. May 22, 1995, Cathy was honored as a state finalist in the 1995 Presidential Awards for the Excellence in Science and Mathematics Teaching Program. There were only 3 elementary finalists selected for this award.
Hobbies: Cathy enjoys spending time with other educators and her family. Her students are her world.Cathy enjoys shopping and volunteering for Special Olympics.