The Marlboro County School District is extremely proud to announce that Angela G. Branton has been named the 2015-16 Teacher-of-the-Year. Branton teaches first grade at McColl Elementary Middle School. Her philosophy of teaching is a simple one; all students can and want to learn. Now in her 13th year, she understands the challenges and struggles for families who live in poverty stricken communities throughout the United States. Branton started teaching at McColl Elementary Middle School in 2003 as a sixth grade Science and Math teacher. She has also taught fifth grade English Language Arts and Social Studies.
2015-16 Teacher of the Year
Mrs. Branton grew up in Marlboro County, holds a Masters Degree in Elementary Education and is National Board Certified. Mrs. Branton has been teaching since 2002. She has been at McColl since 2003. Prior to teaching, she was a children’s counselor with Tri-County Mental Health Center in Bennettsville. Mrs. Branton lives in a country home with her husband (Glen) of 19 years and their two daughters, Emily (16) and Haley (13), and lots of animals.