Marjorie Light

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State University of New York at Plattsburgh, Master of Science in Teaching

National Board Certification,2006, Renewal 2016
North Carolina State Teaching Certification
New York State Teaching Certification

Kenan Fellow, Ply-Gem, 2016
Fulbright Distinguished Teacher, UK Nottingham, 2016-2017
Beulah P. Whichard Award, 2016, NCCAT
Durham Teacher of the Year, Finalist, 2016
J.D. Clement Early College High School Teacher of the Year, 2015-16
Center for International Understanding, Teachers to Germany, 2014
BID Authors to Brazil Grant, 2014, Teacher Representative
Lantern Award for Distinguished Service, North Country Underground Railroad Association

"Northward to Freedom" Screenplay. Film featured in the North Country Underground Railroad Museum in NYS

NCTE - National Council of Teachers of English
SCBWI - Society of Childrens Book Writers and Illustrators
ALA - American Library Association
DAE - Durham Association of Educators
NEA - National Education Association

Writer, Teacher, Speaker, Technologist

J.D. Clement Early College High School, Durham Public Schools, Durham, NC
Culbreth Middle School, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, Chapel Hill, NC
Stafford Middle School, Plattsburgh City Schools, Plattsburgh, NY
Saranac High School, Saranac Central Schools, Saranac, NY
Teacher Externship:
Duke Energy

Teacher of English, JD Clement Early College High School, Durham Public Schools