Melissa Porfirio: Profile in Practice
2014 National Teacher of the Year Finalist

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  1. Melissa Porfirio, 2014 National Teacher of the Year finalist, is a 1st grade teacher in Springfield, VA. Take a look at the strategies she utilizes to teach the whole child. See Ms. Porfirio's Lesson Video here:?
Thank you, Melissa, for your extraordinary insights into what teaching is all about.
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Thank you ,my students do like your voice and your management of the video ....You're an excellent trained teacher of 21st century.......
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I loved the rebelling choices. Is there anyway that I could get a copy of it?
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Awesome approach and interaction with students and parents together.
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Love it! Sincerely someone to follow.
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School Details

Crestwood Elementary School
6010 Hanover Ave
Springfield VA 22150
Population: 678

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Melissa Porfirio



All Grades / All Subjects / Tch Tools

Lesson Idea

Grades 9-12, All Subjects, Class Culture

Lesson Idea

Grades 9-12, ELA, Class Culture

Teaching Practice

All Grades / All Students / Class Culture