Dawn Oswalt named WACH Fox Teacher of the Month
IRMO, SC (WACH) - An Oake Pointe Elementary teacher has been named WACH FOX Teacher of the Month.
Fifth grade Social Studies and English teacher Dawn Oswalt was selected for the award by the South Carolina Education Association.
"It is such an honor to be selected as the WACH FOX Teacher of the Month," said Oswalt. “Helping students learn about the world we live in is both exciting, rewarding and has created in me a life-long passion for helping students reach their potential. Simply put, I love teaching. Hands down, I have the best job in the world!"
Oswalt has been teaching for 18 years and has been at Oak Pointe since it opened in 2006.
“She consistently reflects on her own professional practices in order to grow as an educator Mrs. Oswalt is a compassionate teacher that truly loves her students and deserves the award of WACH Fox Teacher of the Month for January!” said school principal Cassy Paschal.