Dr. Tamra A. Baurys, Greensboro Elementary School teacher, was recognized at the May Board of Education meeting for receiving an Educational Doctorate Degree (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership from Wilmington University.
Dr. Baurys joined the meeting virtually, and thanked Dr. Saelens for permission to conduct the research for her dissertation, which was on therapy dog use in the classroom. She also thanked the Board for being supportive of continuing education for staff through tuition reimbursement.
Dr. Saelens and the Board congratulated Dr. Baurys on this accomplishment, and thanked her for her work in the classroom with her therapy dog, Molly.