Teacher of the Week: Bridget Parvin

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – This week’s WITN is highlighting Bridget Parvin as WITN Teacher of the Week.

Parvin is a 4th-grade math and science teacher at Wintergreen Intermediate.

The Mount Olive native studied Elementary Education at UNC-Chapel Hill before earning her master’s in Educational Leadership from the University of Mount Olive.

Parvin says she and her family love being a part of the community. During her career, she’s served as a professional development leader and a digital teaching and learning specialist.

Within the classroom, she and her team teacher Sydney Hager create an atmosphere that celebrates special moments while incorporating curriculum items to ensure that relevant learning opportunities are involved even when students are having social interactions and fun events, according to Parvin’s nomination.

When teaching math and science specifically, students are pushed to learn abstract concepts, and Parvin works to break down the concepts with hands-on activities.