The Pennsylvania Art Education Association (PAEA) will recognize Plymouth Whitemarsh High School (PWHS) Teacher Candance Maggioncalda with its 2017 PAEA Outstanding Secondary Art Educator Award. She will receive the honor at the association's annual conference in Pittsburgh this October.
Mrs. Maggioncalda has taught art and photography at PWHS for more than two decades. An accomplished teacher and teacher leader, she has served as the Curriculum Liaison for Art K-12 in the Colonial School District, and instituted the school's chapter of the National Art Honor Society and the Visual Arts Design Center during her tenure. Mrs. Maggioncalda has also been an active member in regional events and organizations such as the Pennsylvania State Education Association Juried High School Art Competitions, the Montgomery County Community College High School Art Shows, the National Art Education Association and the PAEA. She has been a presenter at several PAEA conferences.