The Phoebe Humphrey Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution has honored Nora M. Mocarski as an Outstanding Teacher of American History.
Mocarski, Canton Grade 7 to 12 Social Studies chair and teacher, was formally honored at the Board of Education meeting Tuesday night.
Susan Jurras, Good Citizen Chairman of the local DAR chapter, said she was immensely impressed with the dossier Mocarski had to submit after being nominated by Superintendent Kevin D. Case.
In addition to extensive education and teaching experience, Jurras noted a petition signed by students from Wamogo Regional School in Litchfield when she announced she was leaving there to work in Canton.
“That really attests a lot to the type of teacher she is,” Jurras said. … Continue Reading