Year Honored: 1999Spain Park High School
At the time of the Award, Suzanne Culbreth was:Teacher
Opelika High School
Grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
By making technology an integral part of her anatomy and biochemistry classes at Opelika High School in Opelika, science teacher Suzanne Culbreth helps her students master complex scientific concepts while teaching them to use the tools of the future. As a co-supervisor in the Teachers Training Teachers in Technology program, Mrs. Culbreth helps other educators acquire the technology skills they need to introduce, reinforce and improve learning in innovative ways. As the school's technology resource person and troubleshooter, she coordinates the Opelika High Web page in partnership with a local business. Mrs. Culbreth designed and created the electronic templates used by the school system for its report cards.