Mahon and Brady Inducted into Education Hall of Fame
● By Anonymous
The Midland Park Board of Education is pleased to announce the induction of Ms. Florence Mahon and Mr. William Brady into the district’s Education Hall of Fame at the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, May 28th, at 8:00 p.m. in the August C. DePreker Media Center in the Highland School.
Ms. Mahon taught math, science and spelling at Highland School in 1955, moving to MPHS in 1957 when the school opened. Ms. Mahon was one of the first female administrators in our district, serving as the head of the math and science departments in 1981. She continued to teach twelfth grade calculus until her retirement in 1993. Ms. Mahon resides in Florida and will be unable to attend the meeting.
Mr. Brady served as a Speech Therapist in our district for over thirty years until his retirement in 2005. Mr. Brady provided critical therapy services to young students, using real-world experiential pedagogy to elicit conversation and promote strong oral language skills. Mr. Brady will be attending the meeting. Ms. Mahon and Mr. Brady will have their pictures displayed with past Education Hall of Fame honorees in a designated hallway in the high school.
On behalf of everyone in our district, all district employees and community members are cordially invited to attend the induction ceremony for these two noteworthy educators, Tuesday, May 28th, at 8:00 pm in the media center at Highland School.