A Frankfort Independent teacher, Melissa Crosby, has been chosen for Dedicated Teacher of the Year through Cambridge University Press for North and South America. She is now in the running for the International Award. Please view the announcement below of her Region Winner.

Melissa Crosby graduated with a degree in Math Education from the University of Kentucky and then received her Masters from Georgetown College. She has taught at Paris High School in Paris, Kentucky, and Franklin County High School, Frankfort Christian Academy and is currently in her 8th year teaching at Frankfort High School. Melissa's goal for her students is to encourage those who do well in math to push themselves further, and to make her students who think they can't do Math, believe they can. Melissa has a sign on her door with a Henry Ford quote, "Whether you think you can or you think you can't, you're probably right."