Math Teacher, West End Middle School
Cicely Woodard started her career over 13 years ago teaching middle school math in Nashville, TN. Since then she has led workshops and professional learning communities, served as a Tennessee Common Core Coach for Algebra I, and served as an adjunct instructor in the department of teaching and learning at Vanderbilt University. Cicely earned the distinction of Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Blue Ribbon Teacher, and she was chosen as a Piedmont Gas STEM Superstar. She coordinated the Tennessee Educator Fellowship with the Tennessee State Collaborative on Reforming Education (TNSCORE) helping teachers learn more about education policy and advocating for their students. She has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Memphis and a Master of Education from Vanderbilt University.