Georgia Charter Schools Association salutes Sarah Parmer, a third grade teacher at Wesley International Academy.
“Ms. Parmer is such a loving teacher! She runs her class firmly, but with great care, says a colleague of Ms. Parmer’s at Wesley International Academy. “All of her students feel special and cared for by her and in their classroom community. She is great a differentiating and meeting her students where they are currently and bringing them to level. She has been a great coworker and team lead as well.
Wesley International Academy is an accredited International Baccalaureate (IB) World Programme School. The K-8 public charter school serves more than 750 students and is authorized by the Atlanta Board of Education. The school provides daily Chinese instruction for all of its students as part of its core curriculum. Students are given numerous opportunities for Chinese cultural immersion and exposure to assist them as they gain a solid foundation in a second language and knowledge of a world culture.