Melody Quick has been selected as the Cabarrus County EC Educator of Excellence for the 2021-2022 school year. Mrs. Quick is an EC Self-Contained Classroom teacher at Mt. Pleasant Middle School. Mrs. Quick began her career as an Exceptional Children Teacher Assistant in Cabarrus County Schools in 2004. She later obtained her degree as an EC teacher and has provided extraordinary service and support to students since that time. As stated by her building administrators "Melody is an outstanding educator. She has been invaluable to us at Mt. Pleasant Middle School. She has a deep wealth of knowledge when it comes to teaching our EC students. She goes over and beyond in helping her student population. She has taken on a mentor role to the new EC teachers we have at our school and is always willing to offer help wherever needed. She is incredibly professional and adept at all aspects of her job and shows dedication to her students, parents, and our school".
Mrs. Quick will be honored at the North Carolina Council for Exceptional Children 70th annual conference in Greensboro in November.