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WCE Alumni Honored as Beginning Teachers of the Year

Saturday, November 06, 2021

The Watson College is pleased to share news that two recent graduates have been honored for outstanding teaching by their school districts.

Denise-Marie Copeland earned a Master of Arts in Teaching in Secondary Education from the Watson College in May of 2020. She teaches world history at The Center of Applied Sciences & Technology (“The COAST”) in Brunswick County. Copeland was named Brunswick County Schools Rookie Teacher of the Year in September.

Brooke Bentley earned a degree in elementary education from the Watson College in May 2020.

She is currently in her second year of teaching at Wilkesboro Elementary. She was named Wilkes County Schools Beginning Teacher of the Year in October.

Please join the Watson College in extending congratulations to our outstanding graduates!