Dr. Whaley Receives Award
On March 30, Dr. Whaley was honored with the Celebrate Literacy Award by the Minnesota Reading Association. By giving her this award, the MRA declares that they have found Dr. Whaley’s contributions to furthering literacy in Minnesota to be significant, and that she has “demonstrated exemplary service, practice, and accomplishments that provide a model of leadership for others.”
The Celebrate Literacy Award ceremony was part of a dessert reception at the Maple Grove Community Center. Dr. Whaley was one of two recipients of the award for 2012. The other recipient was Kari Ross, an Instructional Specialist in Reading with the Minnesota Department of Education.