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Top of Her Class: Teacher Nabs $20,000 Prize for Influence

In the News | June 10, 2019

This week, The Brooklyn Paper published an announcement about MƒA Master Teacher Lynn Shon winning the 2019 MƒA Muller Award for Professional Influence in Education. The Park Slope middle school teacher netted a $20,000 prize for her exceptional influence not only on her school and students, but on the teaching profession at large.  

“She’s just a spectacular teacher,” said MƒA President John Ewing. “She’s really reached out in a profound way to other teachers.”


“I am so humbled to receive the MƒA Muller Award because it is communities like MƒA that have enabled me to align my pedagogy, curricula, leadership, and activism with my values,” said Shon.

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