Amy Gallagher, Social Studies, 8th grade
Worcester County – Stephen Decatur Middle School
Amy Gallagher graduated from Mount Saint Mary’s University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Sociology, and from Salisbury University with a Master of Arts in Teaching. Nationally Board Certified, Amy teaches eighth grade U.S. History at Stephen Decatur Middle School. She teaches her students that U.S. History is more than a series of facts and dates; it is a collection of stories that helps define our culture. By implementing activities that bring history alive, Amy actively engages her students and helps them develop a deep interest in Social Studies. Amy’s leadership role continues outside the classroom in Delta Kappa Gamma Society International for Women.