Green County teachers win EIT awards

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Green County School System teachers - many with Campbellsville ties - recently received the Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Award from Dr. Brenda Priddy, dean of the School of Education, and Dr. Frank Cheatham, senior vice president for academic affairs, far.

Those receiving awards were Dana Roney, Green County High School; Judy Corbin, Green County Middle School; and Sherri Larimore, Green County Intermediate School, all CU alumnae, Karen Marcum, Green County High School principal; Donna Patterson, supervisor of instruction; and Tony Patterson, Green County Intermediate School principal.

Larimore is a third-grade teacher at Green County Intermediate School where she has taught since 2009. She graduated CU in 1987 with a bachelor's degree in elementary education. In 1989, she earned her master's degree in elementary education from Western Kentucky University. Also from Western, in 1992, she received her Rank I.

Corbin has taught computer applications at Green County Middle School since 1993. She earned her bachelor's in science degree from CU in 1992. She is the wife of Glen Corbin, and the mother of Tiffany and Bradley. Glen Corbin is a retired employee of CU.

Roney is a 1995 graduate of Campbellsville High School in Campbellsville, who teaches special education at Green County High School where she has taught since 2006. She earned a bachelor's in science, master's of arts in special education and planned sixth-year program at CU in 2004, 2007 and 2008, respectively. She is the chair of the special education department at Green County High School and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes club sponsor. She is a former employee of CU. She is the wife of Mark Roney, and the mother of Morgan and Conner. She is the daughter of Norman and Pam Smith of Campbellsville, also former employees of CU.