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05/28/2020 –Melissa Romano is a collaborative leader and problem solver in and outside of her classroom. Having worked as an educator for more than 15 years, Romano is a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s “Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), and the 2018 Montana Teacher of the Year, acknowledging her accomplishments as a second grade teacher, kindergarten teacher and Instructional K-8 Mathematics Coach.
Romano’s expertise at a local and national level earned her a position as a Master Teacher with BetterLesson, a website devoted to highlighting and sharing best teaching practices. As one of the 130 educators chosen, Romano understands the importance of unifying teachers and resources in order to increase student achievement.