Lawanda Harris has been teaching for Miami Dade County Public Schools since 2000. Lawanda is a 3rd Grade Math, Science, and Social Studies Teacher.
She was declared the 2006-2007 Miami-Dade Public School Teacher of the Year. She served as the Grade Level Chairperson 2015-2018.
Experiential learning programs can stimulate academic inquiry by promoting interdisciplinary learning, civic engagement, career development, cultural awareness, leadership, and other professional and intellectual skills. NSHSS is giving three (3) high school educators $1,000 grants to help provide experiential opportunities to their students and classrooms.