Partners In Excellence 2022


Honoring Excellence in Teaching

On April 12th, 2022, Mass Insight (Mi) honored Advanced Placement STEM & English teachers from across the Commonwealth who have made a significant impact increasing academic opportunities as measured by the success of their students.

2022 Partners In Excellence Winners

AP Science

  • Arlyn Bottcher, AP Biology, Dartmouth High School
  • Farrah Ekbatani, AP Biology, Dracut High School
  • Brendan O’Neill, AP Environmental Science, B.M.C. Durfee High School
  • Minda Shaheen, AP Environmental Science, Methuen High School
  • Dr. Sherri Svedine, AP Chemistry, Springfield Central High School
  • Brian Walsh, AP Physics, Ludlow High School

AP Math

  • Alex Lak, AP Statistics, Chicopee Comprehensive High School
  • Heather Magnus, AP Statistics, Agawam High School
  • Dylan Piehl, AP Computer Science Principles, Shepherd Hill Regional High School
  • Michael Reagan, AP Calculus, Chicopee Comprehensive High School
  • Caroline Rossi, AP Calculus, South High Community School
  • Jeffrey Weisenberg, AP Computer Science A, Doherty Memorial High School

AP English

  • April Clark, AP English Language, Joseph Case High School
  • Ann Fifield, AP English Language, Dartmouth High School
  • Courtney Henry, AP English Language, Nipmuc Regional High School
  • Leann Ledoux, AP English Literature, South High Community School
  • Felicia Prass, AP English Literature, Excel High School

Speakers and special award winners

  • Keynote speech by Kenneth Turner, President and CEO of the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center
  • Presentation of the Lawrie A. Bertram Award to Kellie Moulin, South High Community School
  • Presentation of the Chairman’s Award to the Honorable Alice Peisch
  • Presentation of the Michael G. Contompasis Leadership Award to Lindsa McIntyre, Boston Public Schools
  • Presentation of the Program Innovation Award to four schools that have been with the Mi program since its inception

Chelsea High School
John D. O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science
Worcester North High School
Springfield Central High School