Simmons Middle School Teacher Dana Langford Named 2017 Outstanding Middle School Science Teacher
Dana Langford, a Simmons Middle School science teacher, was named the 2017 Outstanding Middle School Science Teacher by the Alabama Science Teachers Association. She was recognized at the ASTA’s conference at the McWane Science Center in Birmingham.
Langford has been teaching for 22 years and is in her sixth year at Simmons. She started the school’s Science Club for 6th graders, attended NASA’s Space Camp for Teachers, and is a trainer for the Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI). In 2013, Langford was awarded a grant from Fund for Teachers to study volcanoes in Costa Rica. Congratulations, Ms. Langford!