Mary Prue Alley, Harding Academy, Educator of the Month

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She’s funny, energetic and passionate about numbers!

That’s what students love about Mary Prue Alley, a 6th and 7th grade math teacher at Harding Academy in Nashville.

After 40 year of teaching she still shapes lessons to challenge students to see math in exciting ways.

So we honor Mary Prue Alley as our December Educator of the Month for the state of Tennessee.

Sponsored by the Tennessee Lottery, which as raised more than 4 billion dollars for education programs.

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