Dr. Mary Jo Murray

Riviera Beach, FL | Years Taught: 1970 – Present

Mary Jo agrees with the inspirational Christa McAuliffe when she says, “I touch the future. I teach.” Dr. Murray says that the teaching tools that she has honed are basic—break down skills, encourage appropriate practice with maximum participation, reward effort, praise abundantly, ask pertinent questions during discovery, show enthusiasm, acknowledge individual differences, and include everyone.

Additional Recognition

  • 2009 • Secondary Math Teacher of the Year Finalist, Palm Beach •
  • 2002 • Secondary Math Teacher of the Year for Dade County
  • 2001 • National Board Certification