Carlee Smith has received an Outstanding Teacher Intern Award for her exemplary performance during the Teaching Internship in the spring 2014 semester at Mississippi State University.
She is the daughter of Jim and Judy Smith of Eupora.
Smith completed the teaching internship in elementary education at East Webster Elementary School in Mathiston in the Webster County School District.
Outstanding Teacher Intern awards are given to teacher interns who go above and beyond expectations. Teacher interns are nominated for this award by their classroom mentor teachers and university supervisors and receive this recognition based on their effectiveness throughout their teaching internship. Smith’s intern teacher was Elisa Brooks.
Teacher interns receiving the awards were selected because of outstanding teaching performance, resourcefulness, initiative, professionalism, and demonstration of a high level of commitment to the teaching profession.