Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, is pleased to announce that five new members have been inducted into its membership through the Tau Delta Chapter of Lyon College. New members include Sarah Winters, a senior from Eureka Springs, Arkansas; Anna Beth Haney, a junior from West Memphis, Arkansas; Savannah Youngblood, a junior from Melbourne, Arkansas; Madison Cozort, a sophomore from West Plains, Missouri; and Alyssa Batiste, a senior from Houston, Texas.
The Society inducts only those individuals who have exhibited the ideals of scholarship, integrity in service, and commitment to excellence in teaching and its allied professions. Selection as a member of Kappa Delta Pi is based on high academic achievement, a commitment to education as a career, and a professional attitude that assures steady growth in the profession. At Lyon College, members must have achieved sophomore status with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher and be completing an educator preparation program leading to Arkansas teacher licensure in order to be eligible.
Kappa Delta Pi, International Honor Society in Education, is a 501 (c) (3) organization established in 1911 to recognize and promote excellence in education, provide a reasoned voice for significant issues, and link learning communities of educators. Through its programs, services, and strategic partnerships, KDP supports the professional growth and teaching practices of educators throughout all phases and levels of their careers. The organization currently has more than 600 chapters and an active membership of nearly 40,000 worldwide.
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