Arbor Hill speech teacher wins regional award
ALBANY, N.Y. (Oct.
18, 2017) – Arbor Hill speech teacher
wins regional award Arbor Hill Elementary School speech teacher Dawn
Ray has been named by the Capital Area Speech Language and Hearing
Association (CASHA) as the winner of its 2017 Distinguished Service
Ray’s career in education spans more than
three decades, of which the past 23 have been spent serving the children
and families of Arbor Hill Elementary.
Along with helping generations of students
succeed in the classroom, she is active at both the building and
district level as well. Ray has served on multiple committees, run
numerous workshops for her colleagues and has been a primary coordinator
for the City School District of Albany’s special education summer
program for the past six years.
This award is presented annually to a CASHA
member who has made outstanding contributions to their field. For Ray,
this was her dedication to her students, their families, her colleagues
and her profession for more than 30 years.
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The mission of the City School District of
Albany is to educate and prepare all students for
college and career, citizenship and life, in partnership with our
diverse community. The district serves
students in 18
elementary, middle and high schools. In addition to neighborhood
schools, the district includes several magnet schools and programs, as
well as other innovative academic opportunities for students,
including four themed academies at Albany High