Greensboro Day School has announced the hiring of Marie MacKay as the newest member of the school's 2nd grade team. MacKay comes to GDS with over 30 years of teaching experience in Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades. Most recently, she served as an adjunct professor of pre-service elementary school teachers at UNCG. In that role, she supervised 21 interns and taught both Reading and Language Arts Methods courses. She also led seminars on classroom management and differentiation. She has worked extensively with students, teachers and principals in a number of educational settings.
She has been recognized as Teacher of the Year, and she completed her National Board Certification in 2004.
MacKay replaces Susan Poindexter who accepted the position of Assistant Head of School at High Point Friends School.