Our SAGE GT Educator of the Month is Cheryl Taliaferro, ASPIRE Humanities Teacher at Cross Timbers Middle.
The person who nominated her wrote: “Cheryl has a special heart for gifted students and their writing abilities. As teacher for ASPIRE at Cross Timbers Middle School, she has implemented interventions to improve students’ writing by a large percentage. She presented her classroom curriculum at the National Association for Gifted Children Conference, helping others learn about how she has implemented the Parallel Curriculum Model and Depth and Complexity. All of her students speak of the joy and rigor of being in her class.”