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Mary Adam is First State School's 2022 Teacher of the Year

Mary discovered her passion for working with children when she was a counselor at Bournelyf Special Camp in West Chester, Pennsylvania. With a certification and master's degree in special education, she has held a number of positions including behavioral health therapist, paraeducator and emotional support specialist. Mary teaches English to students of all ages at First State School, a specialized program located inside Wilmington Hospital.