Biloxi Instructor Wins Classroom Teaching Award

Feb 14, 2011

Kimberly Jordan, an English instructor at the Biloxi campus of Virginia College, has won the Alan R. Barton Excellence in Teaching Award, given by Mississippi Power.

The award recognizes Jordan's excellence in teaching at Gautier Middle School. She teaches evening classes at Virginia College.

According to the sponsor's website, the award is presented annually to "six outstanding teachers in grades K-12 from schools in the Mississippi Power service area. The award includes $3,000 for the teacher, and $3,000 to be used at the teacher's discretion for supplies, equipment, and/or professional development."