Best Teacher: B.T. Brown
By Della Batts, The Daily Herald
Voted best teacher, B.T. Brown works at
Halifax Community College. She’s been a teacher since 1996.
When asked how she got into education she
said, “It’s really funny, my grandfather wanted me to go
into education, but I didn’t want to do it. I thought it
would be boring. So I got my art history degree, but it was
a small town and there were no museums, so I came to work
Brown went on to say Cloe Taylor talked
her into going back to school and becoming a teacher. “It’s
not boring,” she said with a laugh in her voice.
“I don’t know who voted for me, but I’m
humbled by this experience. I hope I live up to it,” she
Brown serves as the Chair of Legal and
Public Services and is department head for Early Childhood