Degrees and Certifications:
BS, Chemical Engineering from Cornell University, 1983 MS, Curriculum and Instruction from McDaniel College, 2007 Vermont State Finalist, Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, 2017 Trainer for NGSX, Next Generation Science Exemplar system, Courses 1 and 2 Mentoring Coordinator for CVSU
Mrs. Sharron Prairie
Mrs. Sharron Prairie teaches the Physical Sciences for Williamstown High School. She specializes in teaching Chemistry and Physics. In addition, for the 2019-20 school year, she will teach Geometry. Mrs. Prairie began teaching at WMHS in 2009, after teaching for eight years in La Plata, Maryland.
Mrs. Prairie's classes this year are:
Intro to Chemistry: Matter & Change
Intro to Chemistry: Atomic Theory
Mrs. Prairie has high expectation for student behavior and achievement. She offers multiple opportunities for students to solve open-ended problems that apply the principles of science and mathematics to problems students might face outside of the classroom.
Outside of school, Mrs. Prairie is very active in teaching and working with other teachers, and with supporting all teachers through the Central Vermont Education Association. She is the treasurer for her church, and enjoys gardening and working crossword puzzles.