Downton primary school teacher scoops award

Downton primary school teacher scoops award

Published at 11:44am 26th January 2020. (Updated at 10:29am 12th March 2020)

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Miss Emily Dunford has been hailed as an outstanding teacher for her efforts inside and outside the classroom.

Miss Dunford has managed to bring the best out of her students no matter their confidence or ability, and always takes the time to recognise every child's unique skills and qualities.

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Emily Dunford with her partner and award sponsor Guyatts Metal Merchants

Encouraging her students to find new ways to overcome problems and obstacles, Miss Dunford makes the extra effort to help her students with any problem they have. 

When Harry broke his arm, Miss Dunford made sure that he stayed up to date with his work and even supported him as he began to learn how to write with his left hand, while keeping him comfortable when in class.

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Miss Dunford on stage collecting her trophy

As a passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who has been an inspiring figure for the children, Miss Dunford was presented with her award for going that extra mile in helping her pupils.

Another nomination for Miss Dunford from pupils Oscar and Eva described her as the 'best teacher in the universe'!

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Emily Dunford has been named the Teacher of the Year
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