Award for ‘above and beyond’ teacher

Tea chers certificate, Gosberton Primary School.'Libby Porter with back - Emily Crunkhorn, Max James, Georgia Clark, Joe Maltby, front - Paige Nichols, Maria Woods.'Photo: SG170513-130TW www.spaldingtoday.co.uk/buyaphoto
Tea chers certificate, Gosberton Primary School.'Libby Porter with back - Emily Crunkhorn, Max James, Georgia Clark, Joe Maltby, front - Paige Nichols, Maria Woods.'Photo: SG170513-130TW www.spaldingtoday.co.uk/buyaphoto

Ateacher who goes above and beyond the call of duty to encourage her pupils to learn has been honoured.

Libby Porter, a year five and six teacher at Gosbrton Academy, received a Pearson Teaching Awards certificate of excellence.

She was nominated for the award by the academy’s trust, The Phoenix Family of Schools.

Head of school Bruce Johnson said: “The award is a thank-you to Libby for the difference she makes through her dedication to encouraging pupils to try their best.” Photo: SG170513-130TW