FSU 2014 Outstanding Educator, Mr. Greg Lagan
|making acceptance speech||holding the award with PBTL Program Founder Dr. Robert Grant|
On November 18, 2014, FSU alumnus Greg Lagan was honored, along with alumni of the other Massachusetts state universities, with the Outstanding Educator Award. Mr. Lagan completed FSU’s Post Baccalaureate Teacher Licensure (PBTL) program, then known as PBTC, in 1992. After teaching in Colombia, Mr. Lagan taught at Framingham High School in the bi-lingual program as well as the history department and served as department head until assuming the role of vice principal in September 2014.
Throughout his time as a history teacher and department head, Greg supported FSU teacher preparation programs in the following ways:
- hosting FSU field study students and student teachers, often several in a single semester, in the history department, and frequently in his classroom.
- visiting teacher preparation classes at FSU and has arranged for members of his department to do so.
- encouraging and helping design Professional Development workshops with FSU faculty for the FHS History Department.