Scottsdale teacher to be featured in Fiesta Bowl Parade

Christine Marsh (photo by SUSD)

Christine Marsh (photo by SUSD)

The 2016 AEF Arizona Teacher of the Year, Scottsdale’s Christine Marsh, along with Ambassadors for Excellence, and Teacher of the Year Semifinalists will join the 45th Annual Fiesta Bowl Parade as guests on the Arizona Public Service Float on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016.

This opportunity is thanks to the continuous generosity of APS and their longtime support of the Arizona Educational Foundation.

The top 10 teachers include:

  • 2016 AEF Arizona Teacher of the Year, Christine Marsh
  • 2016 Ambassadors for Excellence, Jennifer Anglin
  • 2016 Ambassadors for Excellence, Angelia Ebner
  • 2016 Ambassadors for Excellence, Beth Snyder
  • 2016 Ambassadors for Excellence, Mike Vargas
  • 2016 Teacher of the Year Semifinalist, Nicholas Gearing
  • 2016 Teacher of the Year Semifinalist, Janice Mak
  • 2016 Teacher of the Year Semifinalist, Mary McGraw
  • 2016 Teacher of the Year Semifinalist, Sandy Stones
  • 2016 Teacher of the Year Semifinalist, Whitney Tapia

The parade starts at 11:00 a.m. The parade route and seating map can be found here.

Ms. Marsh is an Advanced Placement English teacher at Chaparral High School and mentors new teachers, writes curriculum, and is a strong advocate for education.

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