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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 almost 20 years. I am passionate about improving students' cultural competencies and proficiency based-learning. I teach French 3 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
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)