Amy Corner, center, is recognized at a February Marana Unified School District board meeting.

Courtesy of Marana Unified School District

The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards awarded Marana Middle School physical education teacher Amy Corner national certification in Physical Education/Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood.

Corner, who has worked in the District for 14 years, was recognized at a February Marana Unified School District governing board meeting.

National Board Certification is a rigorous, peer-reviewed process that ensures that Board-certified teachers have proven skills to advance student achievement.

MUSD has nine Nationally Board Certified teachers in the district.

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