Upstate Grad Recognized as Teacher of the Year at Scranton Elementary
A fifth-grade math teacher who credits two of her own teachers as influences on her decision to become an educator has been named Florence County School District Three’s Teacher of the Year.
Brandi Baker ’04, a 10-year veteran teacher at Scranton Elementary School, was named Teacher of the Year during the district’s annual Opening Ceremony welcoming back teachers for the new school year. She will represent FCSD3 in the State Teacher of the Year competition.
Baker earned an associate’s degree from the University of South Carolina Sumter and a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education from the University of South Carolina Upstate.