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Brendan Kells & Gisel Saillant Win Massachusetts Teacher Awards

Brendan Kells & Gisel Saillant Win Massachusetts Teacher Awards
Posted on 06/21/2017
Teacher AwardsCongratulations to Brendan Kells, winner of the George Watson Economics Award, and Gisel Saillant, winner of the Richard Aieta Promising New Teacher Award.

Mr. Kells’ students at Cambridge Rindge and Latin engage an urban development simulation, which deepens their understand as budding economists and encourages civic engagement. Engaged by her boundless enthusiasm for social studies and her clear expectations, Ms. Saillant’s 6th grade students at Rindge Avenue Upper School create online geography brochures and in-depth museum displays.

The Massachusetts Council for the Social Studies (MCSS) honored Kells, Saillant and five other Massachusetts educators on May 10th, 2017. They are pictured above with Casey Cullen, President of the MCSS.