Valen Warner teaches 9th-grade English I at East High School in Memphis, Tennessee. Previously she taught 8th-grade English Language Arts. She is passionate about independent reading in the secondary English classroom and is a recipient of the Book Love Foundation grant. She has presented at National Council for Teachers of English and mentors new teachers for a residency program in her city.
NSHSS is always looking to find ways to support our network of educators, especially those who are constantly looking to support their students. To help offset the financial burden, NSHSS is awarding fifteen (15) high school educators $500 grants to help provide additional opportunities to their students and classrooms.