Telling the Story
Charlene Favreau one of top 10 Catholic school teachers
Sister Charlene Favreau, a first-grade teacher at Immaculate Conception School in Lowel was one of five elementary-school teachers and five secondary-school teachers that were selected as the first-ever recipients of the award, each receiving $1,500. The teachers will were honored at a luncheon in May with Cardinal Seán O’Malley and Kathy Mears, superintendent of the Archdiocese of Boston Catholic Schools.
The annual award will honor school teachers’ commitment to developing scholars in the Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Boston. The teachers selected demonstrate strong leadership qualities, model a faith-filled life, promote academic excellence, and are committed to their students and school. They inspire students from all backgrounds and abilities to learn, and they actively collaborate with peers, students and families to create a welcoming environment and culture of success.