People in the News
Sharon I. Birdsong
Sharon I. Birdsong, was named the 2006 National Middle School Principal of the Year by MetLife and NASSP.
Ms. Birdsong, 36, the principal of the 807-student Azalea Gardens Middle School in Norfolk, Va., since 2000, was recognized for her efforts to involve parents and the local community in the school. She will receive a $5,000 award.
Vol. 25, Issue 10, Page 5