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Lisa Worthington-Groce

Northwest Guilford High School & NCVPS
German & French teacher
Greensboro, North Carolina
I have been teaching World Languages at the 6-12 level for 20 years. I am passionate about improving students' cultural competencies and proficiency based-learning. I teach German 2 online with North Carolina Virtual Public Schools and teach German 1-AP at Northwest Guilford High School. Our school has a GAPP Exchange, National German Honor Society, and German Club and we regularly take part in the National German Exam, NC-AATG's German Immersion Weekend & state German Day competition, and Step into German's Bundesliga Total!

  • 2020 ACTFL Teacher of the Year Finalist
  • 2019 SCOLT Teacher of the Year
  • 2018 FLANC Teacher of the Year
  • 2018 AATG Outstanding German Educator 9-12
  • K-12 National Board Certified teacher-World Languages
  • National German Exam Writing Committee member (2018-present)
  • College Board AP German Exam Reader (2019-present)
  • Former President of NC-AATG (2009-2011)
  • UNC-Chapel Hill, 2004, MAT
  • Davidson College, 2002, BA in German (minor in French)