Lamme Named MAEA Elementary Educator of Year
Sheryl Lamme, art teacher at Partridge Elementary on Fort Leonard Wood, has been named the 2015 Missouri Art Education Association’s Elementary Educator of the Year. She received the award April 10 at the Nelson-Atkins Museum in Kansas City.Lamme is described by her colleagues as an advocate for positive change and a shining beacon of what the 21st century visual art and design teacher can be. A leader in innovative classroom art instruction, Lamme has traveled to the NAEA conference in California, visiting several schools to return with a plethora of new ideas to enhance her classroom. Currently a doctoral student in art education at the University of Missouri, Lamme is constantly striving to better herself for the sake of her students and classroom.