Joel Block, GWSB BA ’90, GSEHD MEd ’94, was named the recipient of the 2013 Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Award. Block has served as a mathematics and finance teacher for 19 years at George Mason High School in Falls Church, Virginia.
The Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Award is presented to a teacher in one of the 19 metro area public school districts to recognize excellence in teaching and encourage creative instruction. Block was nominated for the award by a student organization that cited his commitment to students, enthusiasm in the classroom, and leadership in the school as reasons to award him the distinction. Read more about Block’s recognition at Falls Church News-Press.