Special Education Teacher
Nominated By: Principal Kristen Finley
Madison Mallum exudes inspiration on a daily basis at Pyrtle Elementary School. She lifts those up around her and makes Pyrtle a better place. She is patient, compassionate, calm, and can help every student that she comes into contact with because she is a problem solver and strategic thinker. Madison holds her students to high expectations and meets them where their current skills are and then she brings them up to standard in academics and behavior. Madison is a life changer when it comes to teaching. She builds outstanding relationships with students, staff, and parents that allows her to collaborate at high levels and implement plans to help students reach their full potential. Students know they can trust Madison and they are willing to take risks in their learning and in the classroom that they would not otherwise do.