Giles County Teacher Wins 2013 McGlothlin Award

Pamela MacDonald

Giles Co., VA - A Giles County teacher has been named a 2013 McGlothlin Award recipient.

Pamela MacDonald teaches 5th grade at Macy McClaughtery Elementary School in Pearisburg.

She wins $25,000 and will take an international trip for winning the teaching excellence award.

MacDonald's classroom has a Starbucks coffee house theme, so the kids can learn everything including personal finance.

Steve Ahn, who teaches in Washington County, also won the award.